was placed over the region and was removed after a week.
Interrupted sutures (3-0, Silk) were given for stabilization of the flap and control of hemostasis (Figure 7), while periodontal dressing
was given to assist in patient comfort and uneventful healing.
After control of bleeding, periodontal dressing
was placed on the operated site.
For example, references to the patient using an ultra-soft toothbrush after surgery and the use of gargles are the extent of oral hygiene instructions--no mention of periodontal dressing
care is discussed.
Patient was reviewed after 1 week and periodontal dressing
or cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive is recommended to retain the system.
After excision a periodontal dressing
was applied to prevent the wound from trauma and to enhance healing for 1 week (Fig.
Volozhin Al, Il'in VK, Maksimovskii, Sidorenko AB, Istranov LP, Tsarev VN, Istranova E, Aboiants RK, Development and use of periodontal dressing
of collagen and lactobacillus casei 37 cell suspension in combined treatment of periodontal disease of inflammatory origin: a microbiological study.