Treatment of a persistent inflamed tooth pocket
(Case by PD Dr Fickl, Würzburg University, Germany)
Deep residual pocket in region #13 with positive BOP index.
PERISOLV® application, followed by mechanical cleaning (SRP).
6 MONTHS POST-OP
No more inflammation can be seen, clear reduction in pocket depth.
2 YEARS POST-OP
No inflammation, pocket depth is stable.
NON-SURGICAL TREATMENT OF A RESIDUAL POCKET
(Case by Dr Iorio-Siciliano, Catanzaro, Italy)
Baseline probing depth of the defect area distal of tooth 21 indicating a pocket depth (PPD) of 7mm with no signs of bleeding (BOP +).
Application of PERISOLV® until the fluid issues from the defect. 30 seconds later, the scaling and root planing procedure is started.
1 YEAR AFTER TREATMENT
No inflammation signs (BOP+), pocket depth (PPD) stable at 4mm.