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Regeneration of deep intrabony periodontal defects with enamel matrix derivative: A case report

P Lopes Otão,

Abstract: A clinical case of treatment of two severe intrabony defects on the aesthetic zone is reported and followed for one year. The biomaterial of choice was enamel matrix derivative (Emdogain®; Straumann™) alone with a preservation papilla flap and a minimally invasive surgical technique. After surgical treatment, the patient was kept in a supportive periodontal therapy programme with 6-month interval between appointments. In the one year after surgery appointment, clinical and radiographic changes were observed, showing periodontal health and stability.
Keywords: treatment / defects / intrabony / periodontal / matrix / appointments / surgical / Regeneration / invasive / aesthetic

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