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17:43 Sep 1, 2006
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German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Dentistry / Implantate
German term or phrase: Knochenanreicherung
Satz im Kontext: Mit einem speziellen, von Dr. Jacobs entwickelten Knochenkernbohrer wird der Restknochenzapfen gewonnen und nach Knochenanreicherung wieder in das Implantatbett zurückgeführt. Ich habe jetzt: a pivot made from residual bone....bin allerdings kein Zahnarzt
Martin Wenzel
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4bone grafting
3bone regeneration
Bernhard Sulzer



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bone grafting

I know by own experience that if there is not enough bone left for the proper implanting of the metal core, implant specialists will suggest bone grafting i.e. adding some bone to achieve the proper level/heights.

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bone regeneration

same concept as grafting, also official term. See link.

Note added at 6 hrs (2006-09-02 00:32:41 GMT)

the following link uses the following term:
bone augmentation

    Reference: http://www.gumsurgery.com/bone_regeneration.htm
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