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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 39-43

A novel approach of rehabilitation of a microstomia patient with sectional hinged dentures


Department of Prosthodontics, SRM Dental College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Dr. J Brintha Jei
Department of Prosthodontics, SRM Dental College, Ramapuram, Chennai - 600 089, Tamil Nadu
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jid.jid_65_19

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When the mouth opening is restricted, it can hinder the successful dental treatment. This limited mouth opening may be due to some surgical treatment, oral submucous fibrosis, temporomandibular joint disorder, burns, space infections, trauma, neoplasm, radiotherapy, and scleroderma. This case report describes the simplified prosthodontic management of a completely edentulous patient with limited mouth opening by providing sectional maxillary and mandibular dentures joined by hinges.


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