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Case Reports in Dentistry
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 3735162, 5 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/3735162
Case Report

Fifteen-Year Follow-Up of a Case of Surgical Retreatment of a Single Gingival Recession

1Department of Biomedical, Surgical and Dental Sciences, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
2IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Milan, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to Nicolò Cavalli; moc.liamg@olocin.illavac

Received 24 October 2017; Accepted 4 January 2018; Published 27 January 2018

Academic Editor: Sonja Pezelj Ribarić

Copyright © 2018 Luca Francetti et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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