Management of Severe Gag Reflex by An Unique Approach: Palateless Dentures 2394-2395
Dr. Anoop Jain,
Post Graduate Student, Department of Prosthodontics, HKEâ€™S S N institute of dental sciences & Research,
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Gagging is most common protective reflex that prevents the foreign bodies from entering trachea. But some patients have abnormally active gag reflex. The purpose of this paper was to describe method of managing gagging patients , based on modified treatment approaches, starting from impression making to design of the prosthesis i.e. palateless denture, to help the patient tolerate prosthesis in his/her mouth.