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Table 2 Scale for assessment of peri-miniscrew tissue health and mobility

From: A study of interleukin 1β levels in peri-miniscrew crevicular fluid (PMCF)

  Clinical signs Mobility
Clinical miniscrew mobility scale Periotest value
Healthy No redness, swelling, pain No detectable mobility (0) <9
Mucositis Redness, swelling, pain present No detectable mobility (0) <9
Peri-implantitis Redness, swelling, pain present Detectable mobility (1 to 3) >9