Partially resorbed unremoved silk sutures after tooth extraction: A unique Case report


Clinical Case Reports, vol.9, no.3, pp.1621-1623, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ccr3.3853
  • Title of Journal : Clinical Case Reports
  • Page Numbers: pp.1621-1623


© 2021 The Authors. Clinical Case Reports published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.Suturation may remain in the mouth for a long time due to incomplete information to patients due to inadvertency. Forgotten silk sutures might be sunk and cause irritation into the alveolar mucosa.