Maxillary sinus augmentation with different biomaterials: a comparative histologic and histomorphometric study in man.

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OBJECTIVE Rehabilitation of the edentulous posterior maxilla with dental implants can be difficult because of insufficient bone volume caused by pneumatization of the maxillary sinus and crestal bone resorption. Different biomaterials have been used for sinus augmentation. The aim of the study was to compare different materials in maxillary sinus… (More)

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@article{Scarano2006MaxillarySA, title={Maxillary sinus augmentation with different biomaterials: a comparative histologic and histomorphometric study in man.}, author={Antonio Scarano and Marco Degidi and Giovanna Iezzi and Gabriele Edoardo Pecora and Maurizio Piattelli and Giovanna Orsini and Sergio Caputi and Vittoria Perrotti and Carlo Mangano and Adriano Piattelli}, journal={Implant dentistry}, year={2006}, volume={15 2}, pages={197-207} }