DR ARMEN TARANYAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR ARMEN TARANYAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Dental bridge and dentures. Mouth of a 60-year-old woman who has had a ceramic dental bridge implanted in her upper jaw to replace decayed incisors and premolars. Dentures (held in place by metal pegs) are used to provide the function of teeth in the rest of the upper jaw. The decayed teeth prior to their removal can be seen in image C036/4848, with the bridge and no dentures seen in image C036/4849.
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