Fabricating a maxillary obturator using an intraoral digital impression: A case history report

Jin Hong Park, Ki Sun Lee, Jeong Yol Lee, Sang-Wan Shin

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Abstract

Digital impressions can be a useful option that reduces patient discomfort and simplifies clinical procedures such as accurate impression recordings. In this report, a patient with a partial maxillectomy was managed with a metal frame fabricated from a digital impression through an intraoral scanner. The final impression employed the altered cast technique for the fabrication of the obturator.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)266-268
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Prosthodontics
Volume30
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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