RPD Review Questions

Answer to Question #138


The correct answer is

Incorrect. It does not extend back to the hamular notch.

Incorrect. Interarch space limitations usually preclude extension over the tuberosity.

Correct. Interarch space limitations usually preclude extension over the tuberosity.

Incorrect. Open latticework does require substantial interarch space. That's the reason it does not usually extend backward to cover the tuberosity.