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Case Presentation: Implant-Supported Removable Mandibular Prostheses

  • Samer Abi Nader
  • Meng François Seng
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Abstract

Uses of modern dental implants are providing new options for the treatment of complete upper and lower edentulism. Implant-supported removable overdentures have proven to be an effective treatment option, especially for the treatment of patients with severely atrophied residual ridges.

This clinical report describes the treatment of a completely edentulous patient complaining of a lack of retention and stability of her existing mandibular conventional complete denture. Clinical steps and laboratory procedures involved in the fabrication of a removable mandibular overdenture supported by a milled Dolder bar will be described in detail in this chapter.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of DentistryMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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