Interim obturator retained by an extraoral device: a clinical report.

Academic Article


  • This clinical report presents the treatment of an unfavorable bilateral maxillary defect with the use of an extraoral device to hold an interim obturator in place during tissue healing and maturation.
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  • Aged, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Dental Prosthesis Retention, Extraoral Traction Appliances, Female, Humans, Oral Surgical Procedures, Orthodontic Wires, Palatal Neoplasms, Palatal Obturators
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    Author List

  • Aponte-Wesson R; Carroll W; Waite P; Seidenfaden JC
  • Start Page

  • 582
  • End Page

  • 585
  • Volume

  • 17
  • Issue

  • 7