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[IP] Dental implants



I am wondering how much higher the rate of failure is for diabetics who 
have had dental implants vs non-diabetics?  The issues seem to be 
infection and bonding of the implant to the bone.  It's such an 
expensive decision to be making but I don't want to loose chewing 
functions on that side.  This is upper jaw, very close of course to the 
sinus cavity.   My HBa1c's are about 7.1 and I am 72 years old. Any 
caveats or experiences you could share?
Linda Haering

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