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Descriptor English:   Dental Prosthesis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Prótesis Dental 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Prótese Dentária 
Synonyms English:   Dental Prostheses
Prostheses, Dental
Prosthesis, Dental  
Tree Number:   E06.780.346
E07.695.190
Definition English:   An artificial replacement for one or more natural teeth or part of a tooth, or associated structures, ranging from a portion of a tooth to a complete denture. The dental prosthesis is used for cosmetic or functional reasons, or both. DENTURES and specific types of dentures are also available. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p244 & Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p643) 
Indexing Annotation English:   general or unspecified; prefer specifics; specialty is PROSTHODONTICS
See Related English:   Dental Restoration Failure
Dental Restoration, Permanent
Dental Restoration, Temporary
Dentures
 
History Note English:   93; was heading 1963-90; was see DENTURES 1991-92 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   30762 
Unique Identifier:   D017266 

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