Fracture of Implant Prosthesis at Abutment Neck- A Rare Phenomenon

Authors

  • Vasantha Vijayaraghavan
  • Priya Lele
  • Rupali Patil
  • Darshana Mundhe

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14482

Keywords:

Implant, Prosthesis,Abutment, Fracture, Stress

Abstract

Implant dentistry has become common treatment modality for total and partial edentulous arches.
Complications arising after placement and eventual functioning of implant prosthesis are also increasingly
encountered in routine clinical practice. This case report is about implant prosthesis where fracture of neck
of abutment occurred at internal hex level of implant after 5 years of optimal functioning in oral cavity.

Author Biographies

Vasantha Vijayaraghavan

Professor, Department of Prosthodontics

Priya Lele

Reader,Dept.of Periodontics, Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental College And
Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra

Rupali Patil

Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental
College and Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra

Darshana Mundhe

Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental
College and Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra

Published

2021-03-24

How to Cite

Vasantha Vijayaraghavan, Priya Lele, Rupali Patil, & Darshana Mundhe. (2021). Fracture of Implant Prosthesis at Abutment Neck- A Rare Phenomenon. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(2), 1189-1192. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i2.14482