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Journal of Dental Specialities


Esthetic rehabilitation of malpositioned implants – A case report


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Case Report

Author Details : Aanchal Punjabi*, Gaurang Mistry, Rajeev Singh

Volume : 7, Issue : 1, Year : 2019

Article Page : 49-53


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Abstract

The replacement of a missing tooth with an implant prosthesis has revolutionized oral rehabilitation by providing a predictable treatment modality. However, the placement of an incorrectly angulated implant results in several complications posing a demanding clinical scenario for prosthetic rehabilitation. An improperly angulated implant in the anterior esthetic zone can be restored with the help on a 2 unit Paulo Malo prosthesis in order to rectify the angulation, restoring the correct arch form, mask the labial screw holes and is easy to disassemble and repair; providing good retrievability.

Keywords: Esthetics, Anterior implant, Malpositioned, Paulo malo prosthesis.

Doi : 10.18231/j.jds.2019.012

How to cite : Punjabi A, Mistry G, Singh R , Esthetic rehabilitation of malpositioned implants – A case report. J Dent Spec 2019;7(1):49-53

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