A case of complete dentures with improvement of mandibular position

Seicho Makihira

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PATIENT: A patient visited our hospital for fabrication of functional complete dentures to resolve masticatory disturbance. The case was diagnosed as edentulous jaws with inadequate mandibular position and movement. Therefore, new complete dentures were fabricated and set without reference to the old dentures. DISCUSSION: For the diagnosis, clinical treatment and recall, each objective examination was suggested to be useful. CONCLUSION: The patient was satisfied as a result of the improvement of denture base, mandibular position, and mandibular movement after informed consent.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)264-267
Number of pages4
JournalNihon Hotetsu Shika Gakkai zasshi
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2006
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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