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sculpt

(skŭlpt) [Fr. sculpter, to carve]
To change the form or shape of a material, including a part of the body. In health care the term is applied to the contouring of both hard and soft tissues, e.g., using by exercise or cosmetic surgery.
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Whitney Curettes and Sculps tools are used in total hip and knee replacement surgeries to remove excess cement before implanting a prosthesis.
Whitney Curettes and Sculps Knives are used in total hip and knee replacement surgeries to remove excess cement before implanting prosthesis.
As the cement is curing, the Whitney Curettes and Sculps Knife can be used to cut excess cement from the prosthesis and then to sweep and eliminate cement while it is soft and workable.