threaded implant


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threaded implant

an implant with screwlike threads that is either screwed into bone previously threaded by a tap, or by self-tapping, the implant cutting threads in the bone as it is inserted into a predrilled hole.

thread·ed im·plant

(thred'ĕd im'plant)
dentistry An implant with screwlike threads that is either screwed into bone previously threaded by a tap or screwed in by self-tapping, the implant cutting threads in the bone as it is inserted into a predrilled hole.

thread·ed im·plant

(thred'ĕd im'plant)
Implant with screwlike threads that is either screwed into bone previously threaded by a tap, or by self-tapping, implant cutting threads in bone as it is inserted into a predrilled hole.
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Dental implants vary in shape: either parallel wall threaded implants or tapered threaded implants.
Innova is preparing to launch the Endopore Hybrid implant, which provides dentists with a product that combines the unique biomechanical properties of the Endopore implant with the immediate stabilizing feature of threaded implants.
Innova plans to launch the Endopore Hybrid implant in September, which provides dentists with a product that combines the unique biomechanical properties of the Endopore implant with the immediate stabilizing feature of threaded implants.