dentures

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dentures

Removable artificial teeth. See Bridge.

dentures

Artificial (prosthetic) replacements for missing teeth. Dentures are of cosmetic and functional importance, assist in the maintenance of good nutrition and allow clear speech.
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Noninfectious breakdown of alveolar bone, such as in an edentulous mandible without denture irritation, can lead to ORN, again in this author's experience, probably through general systemic weakness such as diabetes, osteoporosis, etc.