Combined soft and hard tissue augmentation for a localized alveolar ridge defect

Ideal alveolar ridge width and height allows placement of a natural appearing pontic, which provides maintenance of a plaque-free environment. The contour of a partially edentulous ridge should be thoroughly evaluated before a fixed partial denture is undertaken. Localized alveolar ridge defect refe...

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Main Authors: Ritu Rana, Srinivas Sulugodu Ramachandra, Manesh Lahori, Reetika Singhal, K D Jithendra
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2013-01-01
Series:Contemporary Clinical Dentistry
Online Access:;year=2013;volume=4;issue=4;spage=556;epage=558;aulast=Rana