Dentures, Complete, Overlay
Definition : Dentures designed for insertion over one or more remaining teeth, roots, or implants for replacement of all the teeth in the upper (i.e., maxilla) or lower (i.e., mandible) jaw. These dentures are typically consist of a movable, custom-made prosthesis that includes artificial porcelain or resin teeth attached to movable metallic (e.g., titanium) or polymeric (e.g., acrylic) base and attachments that fit on the remaining dental parts, dental implants, and/or the alveolar ridge. Complete overlay dentures are available to replace all natural teeth in the upper or lower jaw.
Entry Terms : "Overlay Complete Dentures" , "Overdentures, Complete"
UMDC code : 23635