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CASE REPORT

The Carolina Bridge—An Interim Fixed Prosthesis: A Case Report

Aditya Chaudhary, Srishti Garg, Shubham Gupta, Anuraj Vijayan

Keywords : Carolina bridge, Conservative technique, Interim restoration, Resin-bonded fixed dental prosthesis

Citation Information : Chaudhary A, Garg S, Gupta S, Vijayan A. The Carolina Bridge—An Interim Fixed Prosthesis: A Case Report. J Oper Dent Endod 2020; 5 (2):105-106.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10047-0100

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-12-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Various resin-bonded bridges are available and documented in the literature for many years as both temporary and permanent restorations for single missing anterior tooth and posterior tooth. All of the resin-bonded fixed partial prostheses require some amount of tooth preparation, and as we are practicing more conservative approaches toward restoring single missing teeth, a CAROLINA BRIDGE, which requires no significant tooth preparation making it an excellent choice as an interim fixed prosthesis. The success of this prosthesis completely depends upon the interproximal surface area.


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