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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 97-100

Pinhole surgical technique – A novel minimally invasive approach for treatment of multiple gingival recession defects: A case series


Department of Periodontology and Implantology, Institute of Dental Sciences, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Dr. Geetika Kumar
Department of Periodontology and Implantology, Institute of Dental Sciences, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ccd.ccd_449_19

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Gingival recessions are one of the most prevalent periodontal diseases. Hypersensitivity and esthetics are the major concerns associated with recession defects. There are various treatment modalities for its management, but recently, minimally invasive techniques have gained much importance because of lower patient morbidity and comparable results when compared to conventional techniques. This case series represents a 6-month follow-up of a recently introduced pinhole surgical technique where the percentage of root coverage was found to be statistically significant.


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