functional impression


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func·tion·al im·pres·sion

(fŭngkshŭn-ăl im-preshŭn)
Imprint of dental structures in an active state, such as under a load or pressure.
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In case of residual ridge resorption and under extension border temporarily reline denture with tissue conditioner if stability restored, reline/rebase denture to functional impression (6).In case of inelasticity of cheek slightly under-extend peripheries of dentures in both depth and width.
Zinc oxide eugenol impression paste is a material of choice for functional impression whilst irreversible hydrocolloid is suitable for an anatomic impression.
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