S-Space College of Dentistry/School of Dentistry (치과대학/치의학대학원) Dept. of Dentistry (치의학과) Journal Papers (저널논문_치의학과)
The importance of remaining teeth reconstruction in the definite obturator for a hemimaxillectomy patient
- Issue Date
- Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
- Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Vol.22, No.6, pp.2359-2361
- Objective: The aim of this clinical report was to present and discuss the clinical procedure and the treatment considerations of prosthetic rehabilitation for hemimaxillectomy patients. Design: A 61-year-old man was successfully treated with all the remaining teeth reconstruction including replacing the implant-supported anterior fixed prosthesis and maxillary obturator. Conclusions: An appropriate obturator design, remaining teeth reconstruction, and establishment of a proper vertical dimension of occlusion are important for acceptable facial appearance and patient satisfaction. Copyright ⓒ 2011 by Mutaz B. Habal, MD.
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