Do teeth implants fail in elderly diabetics?

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Diseases that affect the immune system like diabetes can decrease the success rate of dental implants. This does not mean that dental implants should not be considered, but that the risks and benefits of the procedures should be carefully explained by the treating dentist.
Elderley diabetics can have successful tooth implants if they maintain good blood glucose control, adhere to their medications, and practice good oral health hygiene.

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