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Introduction: Implant

Description of Implant

Implant: A substance or object that is put in the body as a prosthesis, or for treatment or diagnosis.
Source: National Institute of Health

Implant: artificial substitutes for body parts, and materials surgically inserted or grafted into the body, tend to be used therapeutically or experimentally; implants are intended to be permanent or long term, they penetrate living tissue and therefore have a physiologic interaction with the body, and are frequently retrievable.
Source: CRISP

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