Periimplantitisetiología, clínica y tratamiento. Revisión de la literatura

  1. Aguirre Zorzano, L.A.
  2. Velilla Esteibar, J.R.
  3. Ortiz de Guinea, J.R.
  4. Molina Blanco, J.D.
  5. Guinea Baroja, E.
  6. García Uriagereka, E.
Periodoncia y Osteointegración

ISSN: 2013-0546

Year of publication: 2000

Volume: 10

Issue: 3

Pages: 175-186

Type: Article

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The periimplantitis is a new inflammatory pathology, which affects the periimplantary support tissues, and it could provocate implant failure. The aim of this article is to review the current knowledge about the bacterial etiology of periimplantitis, the clinical diagnosis based on signs and synthoms and treatment options to treat this periimplantarial disease, which is similar to periodontitis but with specific features.