Use of natural teeth in an interim partial denture.

Martin Brochu, Joseph P. Connor

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A clinical case is presented in which the patient's natural teeth were used in an interim partial denture. The patient accepted this treatment despite his reluctance to have the periodontally hopeless anterior teeth extracted. This technique may be used when the patient is emotionally unprepared for tooth loss, when the teeth to be replaced are highly characterized, or when no suitable denture tooth is available.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)174-177
Number of pages4
JournalGeneral dentistry
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dentistry(all)


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