TITLE

stenocompressor

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2069
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "stenocompressor" is presented. It refers to an instrument for stopping the flow of saliva by compressing Stensen's ducts.
ACCESSION #
21246700

 

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