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Year : 2008  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 37-41

Alginate impressions: A practical perspective

1 Department of Prosthodontics & Implantology, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College,Chennai, India
2 Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College, Chennai, India

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DOI: 10.4103/0972-0707.43416

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The choice of an impression material for a particular situation depends on the treatment being provided, operator preference, and so on. Even with the introduction of more advanced and more accurate rubber base impression materials, irreversible hydrocolloid impression materials have stood the test of time. This article gives a detailed perspective of how best to make alginate impressions.

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