Decision tree for the management of periimplant diseases

  • Okayasu K
  • Wang H
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The development of implants reflects one of the foremost breakthroughs of dentistry. As the market keeps growing exponentially, the implantologist faces an unavoidable challenge, that is, how to deal with the complications associated with implants. Literature published so far has focused in dealing with the technical and surgical aspects of implant therapy. Information regarding the management of periimplant diseases is rather lacking. Hence, the purpose of this article is to provide an overview and description of periimplant diseases, along with treatment recommendations.

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  • complications
  • implant
  • periimplant diseases
  • periimplant mucositis
  • periimplantitis

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  • Kozue Okayasu

  • Hom Lay Wang

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