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Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 11 (2009), No. 3     15. Sep. 2009
Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 11 (2009), No. 3  (15.09.2009)

Poster 456, Language: English

Errors in full denture casting
Rusu, Laura-Cristina / Ardelean, Lavinia Cosmina / Bortun, Cristina Maria
Full denture casting currently represents a technological alternative. The Vertex casting system, which uses reversible hydrocolloids for investing wax patterns, was applied. Besides the system's own advantages, the authors also noticed certain errors consecutive to casting, materialized in lack of substance and the development of porosities on the mucosal facets of the complete denture bases.

Keywords: casting, full dentures, errors

May 9, 2008
Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society for Biomaterials
Basel, Switzerland