Use of orthodontic expansionscrew in fabricating sectioncustom trays
J Prosthet Dent 2000;83:474-5.
In Prosthodontic treatment, the loadedimpression tray is the largest item requiringintraoral placement. During impressionprocedures, wide mouth opening is required forproper tray insertion and alignment.
Because this is not possible in patients withrestricted opening ability, a modification of thestandard impression procedure is often necessaryto accomplish this fundamental step.