On the basis of the evidence presented, khat chewing is shown to be associated with various adverse oral and dental health outcomes such as oral mucosal white lesions, gingival recession
, periodontal pocketing and gum bleeding.
H-L Wang, P Burryaratarej, M Labadie, Y Shyr, R Mac Nail, Comparison of two clinical techniques for treatment of gingival recession
Fear of losing the teeth is common among patients presenting with gingival recession
, especially when the patients realize that loss of periodontal structures is linked to deterioration in esthetic appearance and, in some cases, increase in dental hypersensitivity.
Researchers analyzed the case of a 26-year-old female who had localized gingival recession
around the area of her lip piercing.
This includes gingival recession
and dental caries on tooth roots and crowns with the use of smokeless tobacco.
ATS says the average improvement in gingival recession
with the product will be compared to the improvement achieved with the patient's own tissue.
BioCover is the first membrane composed of donated amnion tissue for use as a wound covering in the treatment of gingival recession
The primary causes of dentin hypersensitivity are enamel loss on tooth crown and gingival recession
exposing the tooth root.
Organogenesis completed a multi-center, randomized, pivotal clinical trial to determine the efficacy and safety of GINTUIT to regenerate oral soft tissue in patients with gingival recession
In this study the efficacy of chemically modified type I collagen film as barrier membrane in guided tissue regeneration (GTR) procedure was assessed in patients with gingival recession
is important to the periodontal examination because it accurately indicates the total amount of attachment loss.
GEM 21S is approved in the United States and Canada for the treatment of bone loss and gingival recession
associated with advanced periodontal disease.
DePlaque announces Premium Interproximal Brushes developed to establish efficient oral hygiene for patients with gingival recession
LOS ANGELES, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gingival recession
, also known as receding gums, is a common condition that many individuals don't recognize until uncomfortable symptoms begin developing.
Received market approval from Health Canada for GEM 21S Growth-factor Enhanced Matrix for the treatment of periodontally-related bone defects and gingival recession