Dental Materials, Manufacture/Repair, Denture Reliners
Definition : Dental materials designed for placement in the space between the denture base and the natural gums to improve denture fit. These dental materials consist of acrylic resins or silicone-based products that are added to the base or tissue-contacting surface of a denture as a permanent coating or lining. Denture reliners usually restore a proper fit to a new or worn denture eliminating or lessening rubbing and sore spots; soft and hard denture reliners are available. They are used in dentists' offices, dental laboratories, and at home.
Entry Terms : "Denture Reliners"
UMDC code : 16840