Evaluation of the effect of upper complete denture on gustatory and olfactory senses

Tahereh Ghaffari, Fahimeh Hamedi Rad & Sepideh Mosadeg Kahnamoee
Background and aims. The majority of complete denture wearers are old. Clinical experience suggests that complete denture wearers have various disorders in their gustatory and olfactory senses due to disturbance of airways between the oral and nasal cavities caused by upper complete denture. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of upper complete denture on gustatory and olfactory senses in denture wearers. Materials and methods. In this study, gustatory and olfactory senses...