Prosthodontic management of ectodermal dysplasia: A case report

Narendra, Basutkar; Mohan, Sakri; Satish, Shahapur
October 2010
Indian Journal of Dental Education;Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p163
Academic Journal
Case Study
Rehabilitation of patient's with ectodermal dysplasia presents a great challenge to the prosthodontist. Collapsed vertical height, malformed teeth, increased interarch space, over-retained deciduous teeth further complicate basic rehabilitation procedure to improve form, function, esthetics and psycho-social behavior of the patient. A proper diagnosis and treatment planning and application of prosthodontic fundamentals go a long way in the success of the treatment.


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