Trephines, Dental, Implant Removal
Definition : Dental trephines designed to cut and remove minimal circular sections of bone tissue around a failed implant. These instruments are typically hollow cylinders a very thin circular-saw-like edge and a powered (e.g., electric) rotary surgical handpiece; dental trephines usually provide internal irrigation. Implant removal dental trephines are used to facilitate the extraction of defective implants and placement of new implants once the failed one is removed.
Entry Terms : "Dental Implant Removal Trephines" , "Bone Trephines" , "Trephines, Bone"
UMDC code : 22677