Periimplantitis. Aetiology, diagnosis, treatment. A review from the literature

F. Bobia (1), R. V.  Pop (2)

(1) Department of Removable Dental Prosthesis,  Faculty of Dentistry, UMF Craiova; (2) Privat practice

Abstract: Orodental rehabilitation through the use of implants offers very high success rates. In this paper, we describe some of the complications involved with this technique, such as periimplant disease and, within this category, periimplantitis, an inflammatory reaction in which there is a loss of the bony support of the implant accompanied by inflammation. The aetiology of the disease is conditioned by the status of the tissue surrounding the implant,