Orphan Implants are encountered when the dentist places an implant, and for some reason, the patient is lost to follow up, and he visits a second dentist for the restoration. The latter will have no clue regarding the implant in the patient's mouth in such a situation. This situation is also expected when the clinician uses multiple implant brands, and the patient reports after some years for a restoration, which leaves the clinician clueless if the clinician does not maintain proper implant records.

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