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Volume 33 , Issue 5
September/October 2018

Pages e147e150


Rehabilitation of a Severely Resorbed Posterior Mandible with 4-mm Extra-Short Implants and Guided Bone Regeneration: Case Report with 3-year Follow-up


Vinicius Fabris, DDS, MSc/Rafael Manfro, DDS, MSc, PhD/Vagner Flavio Reginato, DDS, MSc/Atais Bacchi, DDS, MSc, PhD


PMID: 30231103
DOI: 10.11607/jomi.6548

Alveolar bone resorption has been a major challenge for implant placement in regions limited by anatomical structures. New alternatives have been introduced with the inclusion of extra-short implants in dentistry. The association of guided bone regeneration (GBR) with the use of extra-short implants might be a viable alternative for regions with limited bone height. This case report aimed to present the rehabilitation of a patient with severe mandibular bone resorption in the posterior region. The association of GBR with the use of extra-short implants was a viable alternative after a 3-year follow-up.


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