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Prosthodontic rehabilitation in cancer patients: Various treatment modalities available

Gyan Kumar C, Sounder Raj K, Kalpana D, Shruthi D P, Prithviraj D R, Srinivas Kumar

Abstract


Patients with head and neck cancer suffer highest morbidity. Patients suffer physically and psychologically. Cancer and its various treatments disable the patients, thorough evaluation, presurgical planning, and post-treatment rehabilitation play an important role. The patients overall well-being, optimal restoration of health, and function should be the goal.


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Mandibulectomy; maxillectomy; obturator

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