Fabricating abutment crowns for existing removable partial dentures using custom resin clasp analogs.

@article{Livaditis1998FabricatingAC,
  title={Fabricating abutment crowns for existing removable partial dentures using custom resin clasp analogs.},
  author={Gus J. Livaditis},
  journal={The Journal of prosthetic dentistry},
  year={1998},
  volume={80 5},
  pages={
          619-29
        }
}
A universal approach for fabricating abutment crowns for existing removable partial dentures is described. A replica (analog) of the clasp assembly is generated and transferred to a traditional working cast, which includes the abutment die. The analog is incorporated into the working cast as a removable component to allow the formation of the crown contours. The article reviews in detail the procedures required to transfer accurately all the essential components and information from the mouth… CONTINUE READING