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Neutral Zone in Complete Dentures
Authors(6) :-Dr. Nibha Kumari Singh, Dr. Lakshmana Rao Bathala, Dr. S. V. Bharat Jupudy, Dr. R. Srinivasa Rao, Dr. R. Narendra Kumar, Dr. K. Sudheer
Incorrect tooth placement and arbitrary shaping of the polished surfaces may have an adverse effect on the success of the prosthesis. This is particularly true for patients with reduced mandibular residual ridges, yielding flat or concave foundations due to severe bone resorption.The neutral zone technique is an alternative technique for the construction of complete dentures with severely resorbed ridges. It is the most effective method for the management of lower denture instability. The technique is by no means new but is a valuable practical approach to clinicians.
Dr. Nibha Kumari Singh, Dr. Lakshmana Rao Bathala, Dr. S. V. Bharat Jupudy, Dr. R. Srinivasa Rao, Dr. R. Narendra Kumar, Dr. K. Sudheer
Atrophic Ridge, Index, Neutral Zone, Retention, Stability
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Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 4 | September-October 2015
Date of Publication : 2015-11-05
License: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 222-225
Manuscript Number : IJSRST151450
Publisher : Technoscience Academy
PRINT ISSN : 2395-6011
ONLINE ISSN : 2395-602X
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Dr. Nibha Kumari Singh, Dr. Lakshmana Rao Bathala, Dr. S. V. Bharat Jupudy, Dr. R. Srinivasa Rao, Dr. R. Narendra Kumar, Dr. K. Sudheer, "Neutral Zone in Complete Dentures", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp.222-225, September-October-2015
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