Title: Sliding Lid Saliva Reservation in Maxillary Denture
Authors: Dr Divya Kumari, Dr M.D Alim Akhtar, Dr Saikat Paul, Dr Nag Bhushan Mandal, Dr Rakhi Kumari, Dr Manish Kumar
Saliva is very important component of the stomagnathic system and secreted from the salivary glands. Xerostomia is a subjective feeling of dry mouth. Patients can suffer due to xerostomia. Dentures with saliding lid salivary reservation in maxillary denture are one of the novel approach in management of xerostomia. we have a case report with xerostomia and modified approach to manage sliding lid saliva reservation in maxillary denture can be incorporated in to a denture that provide sustained, slow and continuous release of salivary substitute.
Keyword: Xerostomia, Salivary Reservoirdenture, Salivary Substitute.