Robinson used horseshoe magnets for the retention of an upper denture and obturator
in a total maxillectomy case.
In this study feeding obturators
were fabricated for three patients, the youngest patient was of 1 month.
Key words: Keratocystic odontogenic tumor, marsupialization, obturator
The inner component is either a metallic, sharp, introducer stylet or an interchangeable plastic obturator
We present a previously unreported case of acute obturator
internus and Obturator
externus strain in an adolescent.
GuttaCoreTM, from DENTSPLY, is the first obturator
with a crosslinked gutta-percha core.
Medical company Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE:TFX) reported on Wednesday the receipt of the 510(k) clearance for a line of Weck Reusable Obturators
that complement the Weck Vista line of bladeless laparoscopic access ports.
The process of creaming honey takes place using a Pierre Guerin Homogeniser fitted with a smoother style head and a double die obturator
, which smoothes and softens the honey, making a perfect honey cream.
Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care and surgery, has announced 510(k) clearance for a line of Weck([R]) Reusable Obturators
that complement the Weck Vista([TM]) line of bladeless laparoscopic access ports.
Several therapeutic approaches have been published, including prosthetic obturators
, nonvascularised grafts, local flaps, regional flaps and free tissue transfer.
Tenders are invited for Indigenous Development And Manufacturing Of Obturators
Use of Obturators
: Depending on the discretion of the parents cases were fitted with obturators
by an experienced orthodontist in the cleft palate +/- lip O.
replacing resected hard and soft palates may be classified and defined as follows: (1) a surgical obturator
is an immediate prosthesis fabricated preoperatively and inserted at the time of surgery; (2) a treatment obturator
is the interim appliance that the patient wears during the convalescent or healing period(temporary prosthesis and has to be revised periodically as the defect heals); (2) and (3) a definitive prosthesis after sufficient healing takes place(3-4 months post surgically, depending on the case).
All of the components are interchangeable, allowing an ideal mix of reusable and disposable cannulas and obturators
, while accommodating individual surgeon's preferences for either bladed or non-bladed systems.
Treatment options for patients with velocardiofacial syndrome and velopalatal insufficiency range from speech therapy alone to palatal obturators