Replacement of a fractured unilateral removable partial denture with a nonrigid fixed prosthesis: A clinical report

David M. Bohnenkamp

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Replacement of a fractured unilateral RPD with a five-unit nonrigid FPD was described in this clinical report, with the following advantages. (1) Swallowing or aspiration of a unilateral removable prothesis will be avoided. (2) Fracture of solid metal connectors is diminished. (3) Metal-ceramic retainers and pontics will improve the patient's esthetic and functional demands.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)591-593
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996


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  • Oral Surgery

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