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IP Annals of Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry


Palatal Obturator with Salivary Reservoir- A Case Report


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Author Details : Naeem Ahmad, Manish Rai, Azeem Khan, Arun Kumar Tiwari

Volume : 1, Issue : 1, Year : 2015

Article Page : 44-46


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Abstract

 In palatal defect cases, one of the major problems reported is dry mouth. Xerostomia is the subjective sensation of oral dryness. Xerostomic patients also include a high caries rate, repeated failure of dental restorations. This article outlines the prosthodontics management of a Palatal defect case with a Palatal bulb Obturator with inbuilt Salivary Reservoir.

Keywords:
Reservoir denture, Xerostomia, Rehabilitation

How to cite : Ahmad N, Rai M, Khan A, Tiwari A K, Palatal Obturator with Salivary Reservoir- A Case Report. IP Ann Prosthodont Restor Dent 2015;1(1):44-46

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