Laterally positioned interdental multiple papilla flap to augment the attached gingiva on a tooth with an abnormal root surface
This article is about the use of a laterally repositioned interdental multiple papilla flap to augment the attached gingiva on a tooth with an abnormal root surface.
A 35 years old male non diabetic, non smoker, presented with recurrent gingival inflammation on a lower cuspid. After several recall visits an enamel pearl was detected on the root surface and surgical treatment was planned.
After proper diagnosis and adequate surgical treatment, elimination of gingival inflammation, augmentation of attached gingiva and root coverage can be obtain long term.
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