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In dentistry, a metal support that serves to attach a facing to a prosthesis.


Etymology: AS, baec
in dentistry, the piece of metal that supports a porcelain or resin facing on a fixed or removable partial denture.


In dentistry, metal support that serves to attach a facing to a prosthesis.


n a metal support used to attach a facing to a prosthesis.

Patient discussion about backing

Q. My son is complaining about back pain. I also see that his back isn't straight. What can we do? My son is a adorable 8 years old. He is complaining about back pain, that bothers him after he walks a little. I also saw that his back isn't straight and looks like a S. is this deformity connected to his back pain?

A. The normal shape of the spine is very similar to the "S" shape as you can see here
But even if his back isn't deformated, he has back pain and you need to take care of that by going to your pediatrician.

Q. I want to know the treatments for back pain

A. well, tester1234, you are asking a very general question. back pain is a symptom. and the best way to get rid of a symptom is by eliminating the cause. back pain have many causes- not sitting right, posture problems, Spinal disc herniation, muscles not strong and long enough, kidney problems sometime feels like lower back problems. i had a problem with posture. so i went to Rolfing therapist- really helped.

Q. I have a lower back pain for more than 3 months what should I do? I am a 55 years old man, and i work as a truck-driver. In the last 3 months i have a back ache that is disturbing my life. Its really annoying me. When I wake up I am usually fine, but after 10 minutes of driving the pain starts and it doesn't stop till I go back to bed. What can I do? my GP told me to take Tylenol, but it's just not helping.

A. A constant low back pain can be a result of a lot of things. A friend of mine (63 years old) had a back pain and she didn't pay enough attention to it assuming its just nothing. In the end it was due to metastatic lung cancer.
here you can see the major "Red Flags" that encourage you take an extra appointment with your GP

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companies have the capability to separate the face fibers from the carpet backing and sort them by type and fewer still can turn those fibers into pellets, ready for molders to use.
His leadership was instrumental in the successful acquisition of SI and the pending divestiture of the Roanoke, Alabama carpet backing facility to a Mohawk Industries affiliate.
Scott's previous marketing and strategic business planning responsibilities within Dow's Polyurethane business will be a valuable addition to our carpet backing business," said Greg McDaniel, vice president of new business developments/mergers and acquisitions for Dow Chemical.
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65% of that demand was from the transportation, furniture and carpet backing industries.