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Failure Causes,Timing, and Cluster Behavior:An 8-Year Study of Dental Implants Failure Causes,Timing, and Cluster Behavior:An 8-Year Study of Dental Implants

Author(s):

Devorah Schwartz-Arad, DMD, PhD;Amir Laviv,DMD,and Liran Levin,DMD

Date Added:

6/11/2010


Summary:

There is a higher probability for a cluster pattern among patients with implant failure. Common signs for failure are implant mobility(surgical phase)and infection and marginal bone loss(prosthetic phase).

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