interim prosthesis

pro·vi·sion·al pros·the·sis

(prŏ-vizh'ŭn-ăl pros-thē'sis)
Interim dental prosthesis worn for varying periods of time.
Synonym(s): interim prosthesis.
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After 2 weeks, petrolatum jelly gauze is used to pack the nasal portion of the defect and to block out the other under cuts, to prevent any impression material extending in to the nasal cavity, impression was made and light weight interim prosthesis was fabricated (Figure 5).
An interim prosthesis was fabricated to facilitate healing of the lesion.
The foot is intended for use as a permanent option or as an interim prosthesis for the shower, swimming or for post-operative use.

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