Indian Journal of Dental Research

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: 2013  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 136--138

Repair of fractured abutment teeth under pre-existing crowns: An alternative approach


Kennedy Mascarenhas, Meena A Aras, Aquaviva S Fernandes 
 Department of Prosthodontics, Goa Dental College and Hospital, Bambolim, Goa, India

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Kennedy Mascarenhas
Department of Prosthodontics, Goa Dental College and Hospital, Bambolim, Goa
India

This article describes a technique for repair of abutment tooth which fractured during removal of a provisional restoration before bisque trial. The technique uses plastic templates to fabricate new composite core foundation for the existing crowns. This technique helps the dentist to rebuild the core in a single appointment.


How to cite this article:
Mascarenhas K, Aras MA, Fernandes AS. Repair of fractured abutment teeth under pre-existing crowns: An alternative approach.Indian J Dent Res 2013;24:136-138


How to cite this URL:
Mascarenhas K, Aras MA, Fernandes AS. Repair of fractured abutment teeth under pre-existing crowns: An alternative approach. Indian J Dent Res [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Nov 27 ];24:136-138
Available from: https://www.ijdr.in/article.asp?issn=0970-9290;year=2013;volume=24;issue=1;spage=136;epage=138;aulast=Mascarenhas;type=0