Nine reason you should not go for implant supported prosthesis

Implant supported prostheses that include over-dentures, crowns and bridges are the treatment of choice in modern dentistry. They are very predictable in nature and have a track record of very successful life span serving their purpose. But, there are certain

conditions where the dental implants cannot be provided due to the inherent nature of the disease. The implant supported prosthesis prostheses are contraindicated in the following conditions:

  1. Immune disorders (leukemia)
  2. Cancer
  3. Disorders of coagulation (anticoagulants, liver cirrhosis, thrombocytopenia, tendency to hemorrhage)
  4. Rheumatoid disease (steroid medication)
  5. Unstable endocrine disorders
  6. Chemotherapy (i.e. bisphosphonates) and radiotherapy within the last 5 years
  7. Patients under 16 years old (incomplete development of bones)
  8. Psychosis
  9. Pregnancy

 

 

 

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