During the fabrication of an immediate complete denture, making the impressions may present difficulties,
- Bissasu M.
Pre-extraction records for complete denture fabrication: a literature review.
J Prosthet Dent. 2004; 91: 55-58
2especially if the remaining teeth are mobile or painful. In addition, there may be deep undercuts from tilted teeth, root furcations, and spaces between pontics and the residual ridge. Removal of the impression could be difficult and painful, even resulting in extracting the mobile teeth.
- Zarb G.A.
- Hobkirk J.
- Eckert S.
- Jacob R.
Prosthodontic treatment for edentulous patients.
13th ed. Mosby/Elsevier, St. Louis2012: 128-141
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- Pre-extraction records for complete denture fabrication: a literature review.J Prosthet Dent. 2004; 91: 55-58
- Prosthodontic treatment for edentulous patients.13th ed. Mosby/Elsevier, St. Louis2012: 128-141
Published online: October 22, 2019
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