TITLE

replantation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1879
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "replantation" is presented. It refers to the surgical reimplantation of something removed from the body and especially means to refer to the surgical procedure of rejoining a hand, arm, or leg to the body after its accidental detachment.
ACCESSION #
21243887

 

Related Articles

  • reimplantation.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1873 

    A definition of the term "reimplantation" is presented. It refers to surgical reimplantation of some part removed from the body due to some accident.

  • sutural.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2116 

    A definition of the term "sutural" is presented. It is derived from Latin word "sutura" meaning "a seam." The term refers or relates to a suture.

  • laminotomy.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1200 

    A definition of the medical term "laminotomy" is presented. Laminotomy is a division of one of the vertebral laminae. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • reanastomosis, surgical.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1857 

    A definition of the term "reanastomosis, surgical" is presented. It refers to the rejoining of structures through surgery, which had been previously ligated.

  • stellectomy.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2068 

    A definition of the term "stellectomy" is presented. It refers to the surgical removal of the stellate ganglion.

  • trephination.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2232 

    A definition of the term "trephination" is presented. It refers to the procedure of cutting out a piece of bone with the trephine.

  • counterincision.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p494 

    A definition of the medical term "counterincision" is presented. Counterincision refers to a second incision made to promote drainage or relieve the stress on a wound as it is sutured. The term originated from the words "contra" which means against and "incisio" which means incision. The...

  • reattachment.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1979 

    An encyclopedia entry for "reattachment," is presented, which in dentistry, refers to the process of recementing a dental crown, or the re-embedding of periodontal ligament fibers into the tooth or, the process of rejoining separated parts.

  • reimplantation.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1997 

    A definition of the term "reimplantation" which means replantation, is presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics