D5934 MANDIBULAR RESECTION PROSTHESIS WITH GUIDE FLANGE

Synonymous terminology: resection device, resection appliance. A prosthesiswhich guides the remaining portion of the mandible, left after a partial resection, into a more normal relationship with the maxilla. This allows for some tooth-to-tooth or an improved tooth contact. It may also artificially replace missing teeth and thereby increase masticatory efficiency.

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