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[Correlation between the weight and usefulness of complete lower denture].

@article{Jhn2002CorrelationBT,
  title={[Correlation between the weight and usefulness of complete lower denture].},
  author={Marianna J{\'a}hn and J. Gerle and B. Ka{\'a}n and P{\'a}l Sajg{\'o} and M. Ka{\'a}n and P. Fej{\'e}rdy},
  journal={Fogorvosi szemle},
  year={2002},
  volume={95 6},
  pages={
          229-33
        }
}
  • Marianna Jáhn, J. Gerle, +3 authors P. Fejérdy
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Fogorvosi szemle
  • The importance of gravity has been known for a long time in prosthetic dentistry. However, few researchers have focused on the measurement of the weight of complete lower dentures or on the possibility of increasing that weight and its effect on stability. Some authors recommend hidden weight increase using a horseshoe-shaped alloy covered by the artificial gum in order to increase the weight of complete lower dentures; others recommend the use of metal molars, heavy acrylic artificial gum, and… CONTINUE READING

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