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The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants
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Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 5 (1990), No. 4     1. Dec. 1990
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 5 (1990), No. 4  (01.12.1990)

Page 401-404


Considerations in Placement of Implants Through Existing Split-Thickness Skin Graft Vestibuloplasty: A Case Report
Bedrossian, Edmond / Gongloff, Richard K.
Many edentulous patients who previously have undergone vestibuloplasty with split-thickness skin grafting to improve denture stability and function seek additional help with dental implants. Problems encountered following the placement of four endosseous root-form dental implants in one such patient are presented. The anatomic and surgical considerations as well as methods available to circumvent these problems are discussed.

Keywords: endosseous implants, split-thickness skin graft, vestibuloplasty