Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences

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: 2022  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 114--120

Troubleshooting ocular prosthesis: A case series


Sivaranjani Gali, V Midhula, Anita Naimpally, Hima B Lanka, Keerthy Meleppura, Chinmaya Bhandary 
 Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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Dr. Sivaranjani Gali
Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka
India

This case series reports on clinical challenges faced during the rehabilitation of custom ocular prosthesis. Each of these cases relate the challenges of making ocular impressions for an improved retention and support of ocular prosthesis and presents the significance of scleral contouring in overcoming cosmetic defects of the eye. In addition, evaluation of scleral wax pattern, methods of iris location and scleral characterization methods in ocular rehabilitation are further discussed.


How to cite this article:
Gali S, Midhula V, Naimpally A, Lanka HB, Meleppura K, Bhandary C. Troubleshooting ocular prosthesis: A case series.J Pharm Bioall Sci 2022;14:114-120


How to cite this URL:
Gali S, Midhula V, Naimpally A, Lanka HB, Meleppura K, Bhandary C. Troubleshooting ocular prosthesis: A case series. J Pharm Bioall Sci [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 Dec 5 ];14:114-120
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