Ectodermal dysplasia is a genetic disease caused by incorrect development of theepidermis and cutaneous adnexa (for example hair, nails and sweat glands). It is oftenassociated with skeletal and dental development anomalies. The main clinicalmanifestations of these syndromes are hypotrichosis, hypohydrosis and hypodontia oranodontia.Polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) is still the most frequently used material indenture bases, but it can lead to irritation, inflammation and allergic reactions in the oralmucosa, due to the release of residual monomers.This clinical report describes a case of Hypohydrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia,rehabilitated with removable dentures made with a new monomer-free, light-curing resin(Eclipse, Dentsply International, York, PA – USA).
|Numero di pagine||11|
|Rivista||International Journal of Clinical Dentistry|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2012|
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