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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 42-46

Repair of porcelain restorations: Four case reports


Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey

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Dr. Hasan Hüseyin Kocaagaoglu
Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Pamukkale University, Denizli
Turkey
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2347-4610.157834

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Porcelain has been used with prosthetic restorations for many years. Although their long term success has been demonstrated, failures may occur in metal-porcelain restorations due to trauma, laboratory failures or premature contacts. Damaged porcelain restorations can cause serious clinical and esthetic problems. In some situations, the production of a new restoration is difficult because of the high treatment costs. Porcelain repair may provide a practical alternative for patients and clinicians, especially those restorations with minor porcelain cracks. In the present series of case reports, repair of the fractured metal-porcelain restorations, using porcelain repair system and composite resin were demonstrated.


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