Perforation or removal of the cortical bone to induce bleeding and release of bone forming cells from the marrow. This
Premature opening of a primary surgical tissue closure.
Refers to the time of applying force on an implant after initial placement. This term mostly is used in oral
ISO definition: A device designed to be placed surgically within or on the mandibular or maxillary bone to provide restistance
Syn.: connection, abutment connection, connection interface External external hexagon (“hex”) external indentation Internal internal hexagon internal octagon internal cone internal
Dental Threaded root-form implant. It can be parallel-sided or tapered.
Dental Implant designed to rest on the surface of bone, under the periosteum. It is customized, sometimes stabilized with screw(s).
Loss or removal of the surface oxide layer of a metal.
Tissue graft from a cadaver, which has undergone a process of de-epithelialization and de-cellularization leaving an immunologically inert avascular connective
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