Patients with limited mouth opening are a common occurrence in prosthodontic practice. The majority of these patients can be treated with exercise and stretching movements before impressions are made. Some will not respond to these procedures because of facial scarring and surgical manipulation of the facial muscles. This article presents an impression procedure for overcoming such reduced mouth opening.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry|
|State||Published - Aug 2000|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Oral Surgery