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Treatment guidelines

Complete Denture trial placement

Key points

  • The trial placement appointment is a significant step for first evaluation of and decision on the prosthetic design and is crucial for successful edentulous patient care
  • The tooth arrangement is used for provisionalization design purposes
  • The tooth arrangement for trial placement can serve as both a diagnostic and treatment planning tool

Clinical topics

Diagnosis and treatment planning

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