Overdentures in partial anodontia: simple solutions for complex problems.

@article{Esposito1991OverdenturesIP,
  title={Overdentures in partial anodontia: simple solutions for complex problems.},
  author={S. Esposito and Thomas R Cowper},
  journal={Compendium},
  year={1991},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={172, 174-7}
}
Congenital defects in children and adolescents can present complex and challenging dental problems, including arch discrepancies, palatal defects, and malposed or otherwise disrupted dentition. Traditional treatment is often time-consuming, expensive, and in extensive defects, frequently compromised at best. The overdenture prosthesis, often overlooked, is a relatively simple and expedient solution to many of these severe problems, and the prosthetic techniques are familiar and readily employed… CONTINUE READING