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A trade name for a polyvinyl acetate fibre impregnated with tetracycline used as a form of chemotherapy to provide a topical antibiotic for the treatment of periodontal disease. The impregnated fibres are packed into the gingival pocket and retained for about 10 days by means of a cyanoacrylate adhesive.

Subjects: Dentistry.


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