Porcelain‐Fused‐to‐Metal Pontics for Improved Removable Partial Denture Esthetics

Michael A Mansueto, John A. Anderson

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A removable partial denture fabrication technique that uses custom‐constructed porcelain fused‐to‐metal (PFM) pontics is described. PFM pontics enhance the dentist's shade matching effort in esthetically demanding situations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)112-114
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Prosthodontics
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes


  • pontics
  • porcelain‐fused‐to‐metal
  • removable partial denture

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dentistry(all)

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