Four and a half months postop, the patient returns for crown cementation. Fig.1 (occlusal mirror view) and 3 (palatal view) show the abutment at the site of #2 after the provisional crown is removed. The margin of the abutment is supragingival (^). It remains the same when the definitive crown is seated (Fig.2,4 ^). The patient's oral hygiene is good. It appears that the prognosis of gingival health around the crown should be excellent.
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Xin Wei, DDS, PhD, MS 1st edition 08/24/2014, last revision 01/19/2018