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Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry

Prosthetic reconstruction of a patient with an irradiated total rhinectomy with navigated surgical placement of a single zygomatic implant: A clinical report

      Abstract

      This clinical report details the rehabilitation of a patient who underwent a total rhinectomy, subsequent adjuvant radiation therapy, and eventual prosthetic rehabilitation but then developed an empirically diagnosed medical adhesive intolerance. With the aid of digital planning and real time navigation, 2 zygomatic implants were placed by using a flapless surgical approach followed by early delivery of an interim prosthesis. In spite of the failure of 1 craniofacial implant, definitive restoration was accomplished by using a titanium bar, double magnetic attachments, and a new silicone prosthesis.
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