TITLE

prosthesis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1791
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "prosthesis" is presented. It refers to an artificial organ or part of the body, including arms, hands, joints, heart valves and teeth. Prosthesis is of several types such as dental prosthesis and maxillofacial prosthesis.
ACCESSION #
21242449

 

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