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Coronally Advanced Flap For The Treatment Of Single And Multiple Gingival Recessions: A Case Report

ABSTRACT

The desire for better esthetic have increased immensely in recent times making esthetic procedure a fundamental part of any periodontal treatment. Periodontal plastic surgical procedures aim at the coverage of exposed root surfaces. Gingival recession resulting in root exposure is a common problem faced by clinicians and also an aesthetic concern for the patient. The objective of this case report was to achieve the ability of periodontal plastic surgery for root coverage in the treatment of gingival recession. This case report aims at depicting two particular types of procedure for root coverage procedure (a) root coverage for single tooth gingival recession with vertical releasing incisions (b) root coverage for multiple gingival recessions without vertical releasing incisions.