abutment screw

a·but·ment screw

(ă-bŭtmĕnt skrū)
A screw that fits into a dental implant.
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Influence of lateral oblique cyclic loading on abutment screw loosening of internal and external hexagon implants, Dent Mater J 28(4): 373-381.
The influence of abutment screw tightening on screw joint configuration, J Prosthet Dent 87: 74-79.
As with every Atlantis abutment, an abutment screw specifically designed for the abutment and the implant to which it will be connected is included.
The Atlantis Abutment is delivered with an Atlantis HT (High Torque) Titanium Abutment Screw compatible with an 0.
The Atlantis Abutment is delivered with an Atlantis HT(TM) (High Torque) Titanium Abutment Screw compatible with the Straumann driver.
an innovator in the dental implant market, today announced the company continues to reduce costs for dentists, surgical specialists and labs by providing an Atlantis HT(TM) (High Torque) Titanium Abutment Screw with every Atlantis Abutment.