Hollow polydimethylsiloxane facial prostheses using anatomic undercuts

Shlomo Taicher, Stephen F. Bergen, Arnold Rosen, Magla Levy, James B. Lepley*

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A technique of fabricating a polydimethylsiloxane prosthesis has been described. The prosthesis is hollow, using anatomic undercuts for retention. Continuing investigation should be made to determine tissue tolerance and stability of this material in the nasal and oral environment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)444-447
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 1982
Externally publishedYes


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