Accidental use of a cover screw instead of a dental implant fixture

by shahrzad
(tehran)

I made a mistake and used a cover screw instead of a fixture and placed it into the bone. how can i remove it?

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by: Sharon B., RDH

I would suspect that you'll need to extract the screw surgically and place a bone graft to allow the area to heal, wait several months and then try again. You'll unfortunately be responsible for the costs of this, but making it up to your patient is all you can do.

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