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augmentation

noun accessio, accessory, accrual, accruement, accumulation, adding, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, amplificatio, amplification, appreciation, appurtenance, broadening, build-up, cumulative effect, development, enhancement, enlargement, enlarging, expansion, extension, gain, growth, increase, increasing, increment, intensification, magnification, progress, proliferation, rise, something added, spread, supplement, widening
Associated concepts: augmentation of assets, augmentation of estate
See also: accession, accretion, addition, additive, adjunct, advance, aggravation, boom, codicil, continuation, cumulation, enlargement, exaggeration, extension, growth, increase, increment, profit, progress, prosperity, reinforcement, rider

AUGMENTATION, old English law. The name of a court erected by Henry VIII., which was invested with the power of determining suits and controversies relating to monasteries and abbey lands.

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The ISQ values were higher in the group which had alveolar ridge augmentation irrespective of the time of measurement.
ALVEOLAR RIDGE AUGMENTATION BY COMBINING AUTOGENOUS MANDIBULAR BONE GRAFTS AND NON-RESORBABLE MEMBRANES.
This pontic is less convex and often requires little or no ridge augmentation.
94) cancellous bovine bone to induce new bone formation Alveolar ridge augmentation Zitzmann N et al.
Chow, Histopathlogical reaction to calcium phosphate cement for alveolar ridge augmentation, J.
Vertical ridge augmentation around dental implants using a membrane technique and autogenous bone or allografts in humans.
Mandibular ridge augmentation and resorption with various visor procedures.
This case report demonstrated the ability to replace a congenitally missing tooth using an Astra TechA implant, 4 months following a ridge augmentation with anonlay block graft from mandibular symphysis.
Recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor (rhPDGF) is now used widely in bone and periodontal regeneration and treatment of gingival recession, as is recombinant human bone morphogenic protein 2 (rhBMP-2) in sinus floor reconstruction and alveolar ridge augmentation associated with extraction sockets.
The patient is on observation and would be taken up for ridge augmentation followed subsequently by placement of implants.
Lectures will include suturing, soft tissue grafts, bone grafting, socket preservation, ridge augmentation with membrane, CurV techniques, autogenous block grafting, allograft block grafting, lateral and crestal sinus grafting techniques, osteotoming and immediate implant placement.
15- AraE[bar]jo MG, Sonohara M, Hayacibara R, Cardaropoli G, Lindhe J, Lateral ridge augmentation by the use of grafts comprised of autologous bone or a biomate- rial.