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Descriptor English: Cementation
Descriptor Spanish: Cementación
Descriptor Portuguese: Cimentação
Descriptor French: Cimentation
Entry term(s): Cementations
Tree number(s): E05.170
E06.095.170
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002484
Scope note: The joining of objects by means of a cement (e.g., in fracture fixation, such as in hip arthroplasty for joining of the acetabular component to the femoral component). In dentistry, it is used for the process of attaching parts of a tooth or restorative material to a natural tooth or for the attaching of orthodontic bands to teeth by means of an adhesive.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 67
History Note: 67(65)
Related: Dental Cements MeSH
DeCS ID: 29337
Unique ID: D002484
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1992/05/07
Cementation - Preferred
Concept UI M0003795
Scope note The joining of objects by means of a cement (e.g., in fracture fixation, such as in hip arthroplasty for joining of the acetabular component to the femoral component). In dentistry, it is used for the process of attaching parts of a tooth or restorative material to a natural tooth or for the attaching of orthodontic bands to teeth by means of an adhesive.
Preferred term Cementation
Entry term(s) Cementations



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