maxillary sinus elevation surgery

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maxillary sinus elevation surgery

a surgical procedure wherein the membrane lining of the maxillary sinus is elevated away from the bony floor of the sinus and the intervening space so created is filled with bone. The purpose of the operation is usually to create an increased alveolar height to facilitate placement of a dental implant.
Synonym(s): sinus lift
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provider of the iRaise (TM) Sinus Lift System, the revolutionary minimally-invasive solution for sinus lift procedures, has signed an exclusive contract with Dental Force, a distribution company focused on premium dental solutions, to distribute the iRaise in France, Belgium and Luxembourg.
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Complications related to immediately loaded dental implants are also covered, and complications associated with a number of different types of bone augmentation and sinus lift procedures are also discussed.
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1) Osteogenesis that produces formation of bone other than an osteoma in the maxillary sinus has also been documented in association with sinus lift procedures for the placement of dental implants.
alveolar ridge expansion with split cortical technique, guided bone regeneration, sinus lift thru the osteotomy site, etc.
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for the distribution of the iRaise[TM] Sinus Lift Implant in Hong Kong.
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Specific techniques discussed include: tooth extraction, crown lengthening, ridge expansion, maxillary sinus lift, bone grafting, and more.