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Joint prosthesis

Introduction: Joint prosthesis

Description of Joint prosthesis

Joint prosthesis: artificial substitute, constructed of either synthetic or biological material, which is used to partially or totally replace or repair injured or diseased joints.
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Joint prosthesis: Prostheses used to partially or totally replace a human or animal joint. (from UMDNS, 1999).
Source: MeSH 2007

Joint prosthesis: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Joint prosthesis

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The term Joint prosthesis can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Joint prosthesis

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