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extirpation

 [ek″ster-pa´shun]
complete removal or eradication of an organ or tissue.

ex·tir·pa·tion

(eks'tĭr-pā'shŭn),
Partial or complete removal of an organ or diseased tissue.
[L. extirpo, to root out, fr. stirps, a stalk, root]

extirpation

(ĕk′stər-pā′shən)
n.
The surgical removal of an organ, a part of an organ, or a diseased tissue.

ex′tir·pate′ v.

extirpation

[ek′stərpā′shən]
Etymology: L, extirpare, to root out
the total removal of a diseased organ or body part.

extirpation

An older term for excision.

ex·tir·pa·tion

(eks'tĭr-pā'shŭn)
Complete removal of an organ or diseased tissue.
[L. extirpo, to root out, fr. stirps, a stalk, root]

extirpation

complete removal or eradication of an organ or tissue.
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Splinting and prevalence of pulp extirpation, being key aspects of the clinical management of dental traumatic injuries, were the focus the present audit.
General adherence to guidelines in respect of splinting and prevalence of pulp extirpation was demonstrated.
In addition the mean ([+ or -]SD) time of pulp extirpation was 44 days ([+ or -] 41.
The patients were instructed to definitively rate any discomfort or pain during access preparation and pulp extirpation by using a Heft-Parker 10- cm VAS (Fig 1).
Our results also agree with the consensus that pulp extirpation alone is probably the most significant factor in reduction of postoperative pain; regardless of other variables.