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An analog-digital hybrid technique for immediate dentures with idealized border extensions


      In patients with severe tooth mobility, conventional impression making can be challenging because of the risk of accidental tooth extraction. Digital intraoral scanning avoids such a complication but does not capture optimal border extensions for a complete denture. This clinical report presents a combined digital and analog recording technique which allows the recording of optimal vestibular border extensions without the risk of tooth extraction.
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