Journal of Applied Dental
and Medical Sciences
Journal of Applied Dental and Medical Sciences is A Quarterly Published


Prosthetic Rehabilitation of a lost finger using heat cure acrylic resin– A case report

Vijayanti Lotwani, Alfiya Jaswi


Hand is a part of a body which plays an important role in various activities like basic function of grasping and feeling. Apart from this it also has an aesthetic value. Partial or complete loss of fingers due to any reason may cause physical, psychological and economical disability to an individual. A well-formed and color matched prosthetic finger may not completely restore the function, but may help in reducing psychological disability. Various resin materials along with resin dies have been used for this purpose.

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