We are using cookies to implement functions like login, shopping cart or language selection for this website. Furthermore we use Google Analytics to create anonymized statistical reports of the usage which creates Cookies too. You will find more information in our privacy policy.
OK, I agree I do not want Google Analytics-Cookies
The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants



Forgotten password?


Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 6 (1991), No. 2     1. June 1991
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 6 (1991), No. 2  (01.06.1991)

Page 215-217

Infected Suture Granuloma: A Case Report
Brunsvold, Michael A. / Reding, Mary E. / Kornman, Kenneth S.
Suture granulomas mimic neoplasms in clinical appearance and may increase in frequency as dental implant therapy increases. This case report illustrates the clinical and histologic features of this sometimes perplexing postoperative complication.

Keywords: foreign-body reaction, infection, postoperative complication, suture granuloma