TITLE

THE SURGICAL TREATMENT OF SUPPURATIVE GINGIVITIS, SO-CALLED PYORRHEA

AUTHOR(S)
ZENTLER, ARTHUR
PUB. DATE
March 1920
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Mar1920, Vol. 2 Issue 1, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses his approach to the treatment of a periodontal disease referred to as pyorrhea or suppurative gingivitis. He advocates a surgical method which involves lifting up a flap of gingival tissue to access the infected regions freely. Some criticisms of this method are alluded to, and arguments in support of it are provided.
ACCESSION #
36578963

 

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