Biodegradable ceramic in periodontal defects

Marvin P. Levin, Lee Getter, Duane E. Cutright, S. N. Bhaskar

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Periodontal defects were created in all four quadrants of five dogs and filled with biodegradable tricalcium phosphate ceramic. Specimens were examined from 1 to 22 weeks after placement of the material. Results indicated excellent tissue tolerance and regeneration of lost periodontium.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)344-351
Number of pages8
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1974

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dentistry(all)


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