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Dental equipment

Dental equipment refers to tools used by dental professionals in the process of providing dental care.

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Dental equipment


Medical devices; Dental equipment

The hard, bony part of a tooth that lies under the enamel. The dentin surrounds the pulp of the tooth.


Medical devices; Dental equipment

The hard, white substance that covers the part of the tooth that sticks out from the gums.

instructions for use

Biotechnology; Biochemistry

"a manual usually accompanying a technical device and explaining how to install or operate it" Essential Requirements - Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC - Annex I, 13.1: Each device must be ...


Biotechnology; Biochemistry

description a statement presenting something in words, from verb describe

fan-type expansion screw

Medical devices; Dental equipment

The fan type expansion screw exists in two designs: As a one piece or two piece expansion screw. Both have the same function, to expand the anterior or posterior region fan shaped. The two piece ...

rapid palatal expander

Medical devices; Dental equipment

A palatal expander, also known as a rapid palatal expander, rapid maxillary expansion appliance, palate expander, orthodontic expander, or Hyrax, is used to widen the upper jaw so that the bottom and ...

spring loaded expander

Medical devices; Dental equipment

The SLE (Spring Loaded Expander) is an orthodontic device designed to provide expansion of the upper arch by means of pre–determined, continuous forces.

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