Refers to the time of applying force on an implant after initial placement. This term mostly is used in oral
Extracorporal Life Support System
An electrode is an electrical conductor used to make contact with a nonmetallic part of a circuit (e.g. a human
Dental The part of the axial contour a crown, that extends from the base of the sulcus past the free
Enamel matrix derivative Sterile protein aggregate from enamel matrix, amelogenin, the precursor of enamel from developing teeth. The proteins are
Syn.: Endodontic pin, endodontic stabilizer. A pin placed into a dental root canal and extending beyond the apex, into the
Embolic Protection System
see: mucosal insert
Dental Device that receives its primary bone support by means of resting upon bone. see: Subperiosteal implant.
Expanded polytetrafluoroethylene Expanded PTFE is stretched to allow fluid passage but not cells, used as a nonresorbable membrane in guided
End-Stage Renal Disease
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Removing an implant.
The dehiscence of soft tissue exposing an implanted material.
Dental One kind of a connection interface of the platform of a dental two-piece implant extending coronally. It prevents rotation
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