anterior hyperfunction syndrome

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anterior hyperfunction syndrome

characteristic features that occur when an edentulous maxilla is opposed by natural mandibular teeth. These include loss of bone from the anterior portion of the maxillary alveolar ridge, overgrowth of the tuberosities, papillary hyperplasia of the mucosa of the hard palate, and extrusion of the mandibular teeth.
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Combination syndrome in relation to inadequate dentures
Assessment of the prevalence index on signs of combination syndrome in patient treated at Bauru School of Dentistry University of Sao Paulo.
Modalities of treatment for the combination syndrome.
Prevalence of the combination syndrome among denture patient.
This article re- views one such problem known as Combination Syndrome.
Kelly first described Combination Syndrome in 1972 as destructive changes in hard and soft tissues of patients with complete maxil- lary denture opposing an unstable bilateral free-end mandibular partial denture.
Combination Syndrome is an aggressive occlusal problem that slowly develops over time.
This case study deals with treatment of Combination Syndrome.
On intra oral examination the salient features of combination syndrome were observed.
Among the cases are combination syndrome, a fractured central incisor, full mouth rehabilitation with implant supported prostheses, and oral manifestations of methamphetamine abuse.