Quiz: Can You Spot What Went Wrong with These Impressions?

August 28, 2016

When dental impressions go wrong, they go way wrong. Take a look at these five impression disasters and see if you can spot where these impressions went south.

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There is poor isolation as a result of too much blood

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There is poor isolation as a result of too much blood

The tooth is biting down on the tray itself

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The margins are unclear and there's an overall lack of detail

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No retraction cord or diode laser was used to properly prep the teeth

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The impression was taken with a model and then refined with a light-body material

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