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CASE REPORT
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 115-118

Platelet rich fibrin: A promising approach for root coverage


Department of Periodontics, St. Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Duggirala, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India

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Aravind P Kumar
Department of Periodontics, St. Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Duggirala, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2229-5194.85033

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Platelet rich fibrin is a novel treatment option available for various mucogingival defects with varied outcome. Although it is as its infancy, the best part of platelet-rich fibrin is acquirement of optimal esthetic results with excellent soft tissue contour and texture. This case reports highlights the usage of platelet rich fibrin membrane for the treatment of mucogingival defects such as gingival recession.


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