There is infection when the region is not kept clean (Fig.9 (2.5 years post mesh removal)). The other 1-piece implant should have minor implant exposure (<). It appears that there is no thread exposure associated with the immediate implant at #28. Using smaller 1-piece implants (2.5 or 2.0 vs. 3 mm) with flap surgery should be able to prevent the complication.
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Xin Wei, DDS, PhD, MS 1st edition 12/14/2013, last revision 07/02/2018