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something, as a machine, devised for a particular function

things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose

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The goal of this treatment to resolve the esthetic problem treat dentinal hypersensitivity and prevent root caries along with that regeneration of attachment apparatus like bone and periodontal ligament to restore complete health of the teeth.
distinguished service professor and chairman in the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics and director of the Center for Dental Studies at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, this guide takes a comprehensive approach to the regeneration (new bone, cementum and periodontal ligament) of the periodontal attachment apparatus as well as the soft tissues of the periodontium.
Ideally, the most favourable outcome of any therapy would be the regeneration of the lost attachment apparatus.
The greatest biologic risk occurs when placing subgingival or pargingival margins for finishing procedures, and in addition, if the margin is placed too far below the gingival tissue crest, it violates the gingival attachment apparatus.
Surgical corrections of gingival recession defects are aimed mainly at complete restoration of anatomy of the mucogingival complex and regeneration of the attachment apparatus of tooth, including cementum with inserting connective tissue fibers, and alveolar bone on previously exposed root surfaces (1,2).