saliva ejector


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sa·li·va e·jec·tor

a hollow, perforated suction tube used in the evacuation of saliva or liquid debris from the oral cavity.
Synonym(s): dental pump, saliva pump

saliva ejector

A device used during dental procedures to remove saliva.

sa·li·va e·jec·tor

(să-līvă ē-jektŏr)
Hollow perforated suction tube used in the evacuation of saliva or liquid debris from oral cavity.
Synonym(s): dental pump.
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The sequence for the two minute evacuation methods was consistent between all trials; it began with evacuation from the saliva ejector placed intraorally.
com) has a nice line of specialized equipment for patients with developmental disabilities, such as wraps and padded wedges to adapt dental chairs for patient comfort as well as mouth props that hold saliva ejector tips.
The staff uses the safest and most effective disinfectant products currently available, as well as a wide range of disposable items such as needles, air and water tips, saliva ejectors, suction tips, cups and bibs.
The Swedish tools and components supplier Bergman & Beving AB said on Wednesday (10 November) that it had agreed to transfer the production rights for saliva ejectors for dental use to the Italian manufacturer ASA Dental SpA.
Fifteen saliva ejectors and air-water syringe tips were each collected under four conditions: 1) from the manufacturer's box, 2) from storage bins in the clinic, 3) after 15 students removed them from storage bins, and 4) using over-gloves when removing items from storage bins.
Comfort Plus saliva ejectors are meant to be bendable, yet firmly hold the shape you create, Crosstex says.