publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016

Simplified Prosthetic Rehabilitation of a Patient after Oral Cancer Removal

Josip Kranjčić; Nikola Džakula; Denis Vojvodić;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Sep 2016
  • Publisher: University of Zagreb School of Dental Medicine, and Croatian Dental Society - Croatian Medical Association
The treatment of patients with oral cancer is complex: a multidisciplinary approach needs to be taken and maxillofacial and oral surgeons, an oncologist, a prosthodontist should be included, and a psychologist is often needed. This case report describes the prosthetic rehabilitation of a patient after surgical removal of oral cancer with obturator prosthesis. Resection cavity was located in central part of the hard palate and the condition belonged to Aramany class 3 maxillary defects. The two-step impression technique of denture bearing area was used and the resection of cavity was performed. A primary impression-the impression of denture bearing area was made ...
free text keywords: Case Report, General Dentistry, Mouth Neoplasms, Palatal Obturators, RK1-715, Hard palate, medicine.anatomical_structure, medicine, Mouth neoplasm, Prosthodontist, Dentistry, business.industry, business, Dental Impression Technique, Palatal obturator, Prosthodontics, medicine.medical_treatment, Prosthesis, Oral Surgeon
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