Alveolectomy

an operation where portions of the alveolar bone are removed.
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alveolectomy

<procedure> Subtotal or complete excision of the alveolar process of the maxilla or mandible. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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alveolectomy

(al″ve-o-lekĀ“tә-me) surgical excision of part of the alveolar process.
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alveolectomy

alveolectomy Subtotal or complete excision of the alveolar process (portion of a bone in either the maxilla (upper jaw bone) or the mandible (jaw bone) which surrounds and supports the teeth) of the maxilla or mandible.
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alveolectomy

Type: Term Pronunciation: al′vē-ō-lek′tō-mē Definitions: 1. Surgical excision of a portion of the dentoalveolar process, for recontouring of the alveolar ridge at the time of tooth removal.
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ALVEOLECTOMY

an operation where portions of the alveolar bone are removed.
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