vestibuloplasty

vestibuloplasty

 [ves-tib´u-lo-plas″te]
surgical modification of gingiva–mucous membrane relationships in the vestibule of the mouth.

ves·tib·u·lo·plas·ty

(ves-tib'yū-lō-plas'tē),
Any of a series of surgical procedures designed to restore alveolar ridge height by lowering muscles attaching to the buccal, labial, and lingual aspects of the jaws.
[vestibulo- + G. plassō, to form]

vestibuloplasty

/ves·tib·u·lo·plas·ty/ (ves-tib´u-lo-plas″te) surgical modification of gingival–mucous membrane relationships in the vestibule of the mouth.

vestibuloplasty

(vĕ-stĭb′yə-lō-plăs′tē)
n.
A surgical procedure to restore alveolar ridge height by lowering muscles attaching to the buccal, labial, and lingual aspects of the jaws.

vestibuloplasty

[vestib′yəlōplas′tē]
Etymology: L, vestibulum, courtyard; Gk, plassein, to shape
plastic surgery of the oral vestibule, particularly modification of the gingival and mucosal tissues to create a deeper or better shaped vestibule usually to aid in the creation of a supporting area. See supporting area and stress-bearing area. Also called sulcoplasty, vestibular extension.

ves·tib·u·lo·plas·ty

(ves-tib'yū-lō-plas-tē)
Any of a series of surgical procedures designed to restore alveolar ridge height by lowering muscles attaching to the buccal, labial, and lingual aspects of the jaws.
[vestibulo- + G. plassō, to form]

ves·tib·u·lo·plas·ty

(ves-tib'yū-lō-plas-tē)
Any of a series of surgical procedures designed to restore alveolar ridge height by lowering muscles attaching to buccal, labial, and lingual jaw aspects.
[vestibulo- + G. plassō, to form]

vestibuloplasty (vestib´ūlōplastē),

n any of a series of surgical procedures designed to restore alveolar ridge height by lowering the muscles attached to the buccal, labial, and lingual aspects of the jaws.
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Vestibuloplasty.

vestibuloplasty

surgical modification of gingiva-mucous membrane relationships in the vestibule of the mouth.
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Surgical treatments in the form of vestibuloplasty, ridge augmentation, and endosseous dental implants can improve retention and stability.
Alveolar ridge resorption may be corrected, in part, by various surgical implantation and vestibuloplasty techniques.
The intervention of vestibuloplasty in this particular case increased the surface area with respect to the denture bearing area.
Vestibuloplasty was performed all over the ridge after conditioning the oral mucosa.
Later surgical stent was loaded with tissue conditioner and seated over the tissue to support the vestibuloplasty site.
The Photon plus by Zolar comes into play with lots of applications such as Excision of lesion or removal of Granulation tissue, Exposure of interrupted teeth, Soft Tissue crown lengthening, Gingival incision and excision homeostasis, Treatment of canker sores, herpetic and pathos ulcers of the oral mucosa Vestibuloplasty and many more.
Comparison of autogenous mucosal grafts and collagen-based, solventpreserved allografts for vestibuloplasty.
Respiratory obstruction following vestibuloplasty and lowering of the floor of the mouth.
Perineoplasty compared with vestibuloplasty for severe vulvar vestibulitis.
Multiple studies have reported high success rates (85-95%) for vestibuloplasty.
Multiple studies have reported success rates of 85-95% for vestibuloplasty