IP Annals of Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry


Ocular prosthesis: a case report


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Author Details: Faris Mohammed Shafi, Nishna Pradeep, Sreekumar

Volume : 2

Issue : 3

Online ISSN : 2581-480X

Print ISSN : 2581-4796

Article First Page : 92

Article End Page : 93


Abstract

An ocular prosthesis or artificial eye (a type of craniofacial prosthesis) replaces an absent natural eye following, an enucleation, evisceration: or orbital exenteration. The rehabilitation of a patient who has suffered the psychological trauma of an ocular loss requires a prosthesis that will provide the optimum cosmetic and functional result.