International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research
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International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research. 2014, 2(5), 120-122
DOI: 10.12691/ijdsr-2-5-5
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Ocular Defect: A Prosthodontic Challenge

Poonam Malik1, , Manu Rathee1 and Jyotirmay Singh2

1Department of Prosthodontics, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Pt. B.D.Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana

2Department of Orthodontics, Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Institute Of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patna

Pub. Date: October 20, 2014

Cite this paper:
Poonam Malik, Manu Rathee and Jyotirmay Singh. Ocular Defect: A Prosthodontic Challenge. International Journal of Dental Sciences and Research. 2014; 2(5):120-122. doi: 10.12691/ijdsr-2-5-5

Abstract

The disfigurement associated with the loss of an eye can cause significant physical and emotional problems. This article describes the rehabilitation of an orbital defect with a silicone prosthesis, wherein retention has been achieved by a combination of anatomic undercut, adhesives and eyeglasses.

Keywords:
eye prosthesis ocular defect ocular impression

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