Table 3: Final results according to the morphology of the bone defects. According to the morphology, most of the defects were classified as cavitary bone loss and presented good results. Moderate results were observed mainly in segmental defects equal or bigger than 3 cm in length.

Morphology of the defectNumber of patientsTotal number of proceduresLengths of the defects Number of procedures with excellent results (score 5)Number of procedures with good results (score 4)Number of procedures with moderate results (score 3)

Segmental defects2425<3 cm = 19 ≥3 cm = 6<3 cm = 3
≥3 cm = 0
<3 cm = 15
≥3 cm = 2
<3 cm = 1
≥3 cm = 4
Cavitary defects4242Not measured2400

Total66675575