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ABSTRACT – INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUE IN THE FABRICATION OF HOLLOW CLOSE BULB OBTURATOR: A CASE REPORT

ABSTRACT
Rehabilitation of patients who have undergone excision of neoplasm of the maxillae requires restoration of mastication, speech, and deglutition. Several techniques have been advocated in the fabrication of light weight hollow bulb obturator. The objective of this case report is to follow a simplest technique for better patient comfort and acceptance.
Key Words: obturator, maxillectomy, hollow bulb, cast partial framework.