Mohammad Ayham Hakkoum*, Ghassan Wazir
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2018
First Page: 246
Last Page: 254
Publisher ID: TODENTJ-12-246
Article History:Received Date: 20/12/2017
Revision Received Date: 09/02/2018
Acceptance Date: 14/3/2018
Electronic publication date: 30/03/2018
Collection year: 2018
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This article explains the concept of telescopic denture.
It describes the different types of telescopic attachment (or double crown), and provides an overview of the advantages and the disadvantages of this type of prosthodontic treatment.
The indications and the clinical applications of telescopic denture are discussed.