The fracture of acrylic resin denture is an unresolved problem in removable prosthodontics despite numerous attempts to determine causes. Midline fracture is the most common problem. This is more evident in patient with heavy masticatory loads and those with Para functional habits. A metal based denture due to its superior mechanical properties in this respect is a good alternative to acrylic dentures. This article discusses a case report of successful oral rehabilitation of a completely edentulous maxillary and mandibular arch with resorbed ridge and heavy occlusal stresses.
Key words: Acrylic resin denture, Metal Reinforced Complete Denture.
Received: 11 August 2018 Revised: 22 September 2018 Accepted: 23 September 2018
Corresponding Author: Dr. Priyanka Tiwari, Junior Resident, Department of Prosthodontics, Chandra Dental College & Hospital, Barabanki, UP, India
This article may be cited as: Tiwari P, Pandey A, Singh AK, Sharma S, Pandey PK. Metal Reinforced Complete Denture: A Case Report. J Adv Med Dent Scie Res 2018;6(10):73-77.