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Quintessence International

Edited by Eli Eliav

ISSN 0033-6572 (print) • ISSN 1936-7163 (online)

Publication:
October 2012
Volume 43 , Issue 9

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Application of a custom-made inlay structure to a sectional maxillary complete denture for a patient with microstomia: A clinical report

Jian Sun, DDS, PhD/Ting Jiao, DDS, PhD/Yong-lin Jiang, DDS/Fu-Qiang Zhang, DDS, PhD

Pages: 789-791
PMID: 23041994

Prosthodontic treatment for edentulous patients with microstomia is a challenge because of the constricted opening of the oral cavity. This clinical report presents the prosthetic management of an edentulous maxilla in a patient with burn-induced microstomia. A sectional maxillary complete denture was fabricated. With the use of a custom-made inlay structure at the overlapping metal base along the palatal midline, the sectional prosthesis was successfully and easily inserted and provided adequate function in the patient’s mouth. (Quintessence Int 2012;43:789–791)

Key words: microstomia, sectional maxillary complete denture

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