Modified Tray with Mesh Design for the Management of Flabby ridge – A Case Report

  • Sudhanshu Srivastava SARASWATI DENTAL COLLEGE, LUCKNOW
  • Sumit Kumar Mishra SARASWATI DENTAL COLLEGE, LUCKNOW, INDIA
  • Devendra Chopra SARASWATI DENTAL COLLEGE, LUCKNOW, INDIA
Keywords: flabby, fibrous, window

Abstract

A 51 year old male patient visited the Postgraduate Department of Prosthodontics, Saraswati Dental College, Lucknow with the chief complaint of an ill fitting upper denture since 2 years. The patient had a history of wearing denture for the past 10 years. Medical history revealed that there was no underlying systemic disorder. Intra oral examination revealed a flabby anterior region extending from canine to canine region in maxillary ridge and severely resorbed mandibular ridge. A treatment plan of fabricating a complete denture with the modification in the impression technique to achieve minimal displacement of denture during function and maximum retention and stability was designed. In this case report we are discussing the modified window technique for maxillary ridge so as to record the maxillary ridge in a method that can be as pressure less as possible.

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Published
2019-01-30
How to Cite
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Srivastava S, Mishra S, Chopra D. Modified Tray with Mesh Design for the Management of Flabby ridge – A Case Report. J Dent (Tehran).
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