Use of heat cure clear acrylic as a permanent denture base material: a case report

Sushma R., Anand Farias, Tushar Shivaji Khandagale, Pronob Kumar Sanyal


Clear acrylic denture base material finds is use in the fabrication of implant guides, surgical stents, and guiding flanges in dentistry. Given its excellent transparent property, the material will show the original gingival pigmentation which mimics the natural gingiva. In this case report one such attempt was made to use the clear acrylic denture so as to reflect the patients’ original gingival pigmentation.

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Journal of Research in Dentistry, University of Southern of Santa Catarina, Santa Catarina, ISSN 2317-5907

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