A combination of intra and extra oral technique for repairing a multi-unit metal ceramic fixed partial denture

Mohamed Al-Moaleem, Nasser M Al-Qahtani

Abstract


Metal-ceramic restorations have been used for several decades by clinicians to provide esthetics and masticatory function. This paper reports an intra-oral porcelain repair with periodontal treatment and modified over-casting techniques in a 30 years old female patient followed by the fracture of porcelain and metal exposure of maxillary central incisors in a three unit fixed partial denture.


Keywords


Porcelain repair; Periodontal treatment; Composite; Over-casting

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