Kennedy Classification Partial Denture

| January 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Kennedy Classification Partial Denture

In 1923, Kennedy devised a system that became popular due to its simplicity and ease of application. A tremendous number of possible combinations can be reduced to four simple groups.

Class I – bilateral edentulous areas located posterior to all remaining teeth.

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Class II – unilateral edentulous area located posterior to all remaining teeth.

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Class III – unilateral edentulous area  bounded by anterior and  posterior natural teeth.

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Class IV – a single, but bilateral (crossing the midline) edentulous area located anterior to remaining teeth.

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Category: Prosthodontics, WIKI

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