edentulous


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edentulous

[ē′den·chə·ləs]
(vertebrate zoology)
Having no teeth; especially, having lost teeth that were present.
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Partially edentulous participants were those who had lost natural teeth, but also responded in the affirmative to the question 'Do you have any of your natural teeth?
A dental survey reported by the Office of Population Censuses and Surveys in 1988 [23] gave figures for edentulous [TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE II OMITTED] people in the age group 65-74 years as 50% in men and 60% in women.
Prosthodontic treatment for edentulous patients : complete dentures and implant-supported prostheses.
Caption: Figure 3: Orthopantogram showing hypodontia with the presence of cone-shaped primary incisors, and three tooth buds of permanent teeth (incisors and canine), and totally edentulous mandible without any tooth buds of permanent tooth
Zarb GA, Bolender CL, Carlsson GE (1999) Boucher's Prosthodontic Treatment for Edentulous Patients.
Panoramic radiography is commonly used in large institutional practices as the sole method of screening edentulous and dentate patients.
This option aimed to provide a less expensive fixed implant-supported prosthesis and a simplified surgical procedure, which could be applied to a broader range of edentulous patients.
Conclusion: This case report describes the successful replacement of an anterior missing tooth with an AstraA implant after a buccolingual augmentation of the edentulous ridge.
8 Our patient did not have a history of previous gastric surgery but he was edentulous.
present a textbook for undergraduate and graduate dentistry students and clinical dental technicians on the principles and treatment of the edentulous patient.
From the moment the edentulous patient is fitted with a complete denture, the important phase of oral and denture aftercare begins.
Other subject covered include decision making following extraction of multi-rooted maxillary teeth, decision making in the treatment of furcated mandibular molars, alveolar bone preservation following tooth extraction in the esthetic zone, immediate implant placement in single tooth sites, and rehabilitation of the edentulous maxillary jaw using dental implant therapy.