Corpus ID: 12032208

Placement of dental implants without flap surgery: a clinical report.

@article{alAnsari1998PlacementOD,
  title={Placement of dental implants without flap surgery: a clinical report.},
  author={B. H. al-Ansari and R. Morris},
  journal={The International journal of oral \& maxillofacial implants},
  year={1998},
  volume={13 6},
  pages={
          861-5
        }
}
Traditionally, the procedure of implant placement requires a surgical periosteal flap to be raised. In a percentage of implant cases, there is no need for flap surgery for implant placement, or for a follow-up surgical procedure for abutment connection. In this clinical investigation, 20 maxillary and mandibular implants were placed in seven adult male patients. The sites for implant placement were prepared according to an alternative surgical technique without raising a surgical flap. Patients… Expand
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