Reconstruction of a Mandibular Defect with Toronto Bridge Following Tumor Resection and Bone Graft: A Case Report

  • Hakimeh Siadat Dental Research Center, Dentistry Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Arash Khojasteh Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Elaheh Beyabanaki Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Keywords: Dental Implant, Giant Cell Granuloma, Bone Transplantation, Resection Margin, Implant-Supported Prosthesis

Abstract

Dental implants are highly recommended to improve retention, stability, and support of prostheses in edentulous patients with large surgical defects. Depending on the size of the defect a bone graft procedure might be necessary. However, due to limitations of bone grafts some complications might negatively affect the prosthetic rehabilitation of the patient. This case presents some of these prosthetic problems following surgical resection and autogenous bone graft procedures.

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Published
2019-04-30
How to Cite
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Siadat H, Khojasteh A, Beyabanaki E. Reconstruction of a Mandibular Defect with Toronto Bridge Following Tumor Resection and Bone Graft: A Case Report. Front Dent. 16(2):153-157.
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