Prosthetic Rehabilitation of a Patient with Partial Maxillectomy with a Closed Hollow Bulb Obturator : A Case Report

@inproceedings{Tomar2015ProstheticRO,
  title={Prosthetic Rehabilitation of a Patient with Partial Maxillectomy with a Closed Hollow Bulb Obturator : A Case Report},
  author={Brajendra Singh Tomar and G. S. Chandu and Siddharth Gupta and Ambika Shrivastava and Subhra Singh},
  year={2015}
}
Preservation of remaining structures is a primary goal of prosthetic rehabilitation. Continuously applied stresses on the remaining tissues from a large, heavy obturator jeopardize the health of the tissues, compromise the function of the prosthesis, and affect patient comfort. Various techniques have been described for hollowing the bulb of an obturator… CONTINUE READING