Frenotomy and keratinized tissue augmentation.

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Aberrant frenula can be an important etiological factor in progressive gingival recession. When separating or removing frenula, augmentation with keratinized tissue is the treatment of choice in most circumstances. A case is described as a mandibular labial frenotomy in combination with a free gingival graft.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)194-196
Number of pages3
JournalGeneral Dentistry
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Dentistry


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