January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1857
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A definition of the term "reattachment" is presented. In dentistry, it refers to the recementing of a dental crown, or re-embedding of a periodontal ligament fibers into the cementum of a tooth. "Reattachment" also refers to the rejoining of a body part, which has been separated in an accident.


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