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Title: Surgical obturator retained by clasps
Authors: Cassiem, Reidwaan
Keywords: Removable prostheses;Surgical obturator
Issue Date: 2002
Source: Cassiem, Reidwaan, "Surgical obturator retained by clasps" (2002). Tygerberg Dental Sciences. Paper 5.
Series/Report no.: Tygerberg Dental Sciences;Paper 5
Abstract: This is about a patient at the time of tumor resection in the operating room; surgical obturator is placed in the area. This surgical obturators’ retention is obtained by two ball clasps, anchorage on standing natural teeth. The surgical obturator provides surgeon with an anatomically accurate, stable, clean scaffold upon which to support sutured tissue.
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