CASE STUDY: OSSIX Plus

Case 4: Socket preservation #14

Case study photographs courtesy of Dr. Barry Levin, Jenkintown, PA; restoration by Dr. D. Frank.

Patient Presentation

47-year-old male, requiring extraction of tooth #14. After endodontic evaluation, a root fracture was diagnosed and extraction was recommended.

The patient elected to replace this tooth with an implant, which required a staged approach, due to periapical bone loss.

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INDICATION

OSSIX® Bone is a sterile, biocompatible bone grafting material aimed to fill, augment, or reconstruct periodontal and bony defects of the maxillo-facial complex.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION:

  • OSSIX® Bone must not be used in:
    • Patients with known collagen hypersensitivity.
    • Patients with a sensitivity to porcine-derived materials.
    • Patients suffering from autoimmune diseases and connective tissue diseases, such as: systemic lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, etc.
    • Patients with acute or chronic infection (osteomyelitis) at the surgical site.
    • Patients with vascular impairment at the implant site.
    • Patients with uncontrolled periodontal disease.
    • Patients that have received or are currently receiving treatment with bisphosphonates.
    • OSSIX® Bone should not be used in the presence of infected wounds at the site of implantation.
  • OSSIX® Bone is intended for a single use only. Do not re-sterilize or reuse.
  • As OSSIX® Bone contains collagen, allergic reactions (e.g. erythema, swelling, induration and/or pruritus at treatment site) may not be entirely excluded.

Please see accompanying Instructions for Use or Click here for Instructions for Use.