cranial prosthesis

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cra·ni·al pros·the·sis

(krānē-ăl pros-thēsis)
Permanently implanted artificial biocompatible replacement for bones of the craniofacial skeleton.
Synonym(s): skull plate.

cranial prosthesis (krānēəl prosthē´sis),

n an artificial replacement for a portion of the skull.
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High-risk parts include the head (including brain, tonsils, eyes and any lymph nodes); spinal cord/backbone; spleen; skull plate with attached antlers, if visible brain or spinal cord tissue is present; cape, if visible brain or spinal cord tissue is present; upper canine teeth, if root structure or other soft tissue is present; any object or article containing visible brain or spinal cord tissue; unfinished taxidermy mounts; and brain-tanned hides.
Those tissues included the brain, spinal tissue, lymph nodes, spleen, eyes, and the raw skull plate with antlers.
But one thing that really stood out for me was the skull plate.
This vintage skull plate, pounds 21, from Re-Found Objects' macabre range, is perfect for serving up a frighteningly good Halloween feast.
Alan, of Corrie Common, near Lockerbie, has been unable to work since the accident and had to wait six months for a titanium skull plate to be fitted.
She ended up being taken abroad as she needed an artificial skull plate - but she was lucky to have survived at all.
Where applicable in the text, there is a reference to the plate number and skull plate number for the featured species.
Those parts are: the head (including brain, tonsils, eyes and any lymph nodes); spinal cord/backbone; spleen; skull plate with attached antlers, if visible brain or spinal cord tissue is present; cape, if visible brain or spinal cord tissue is present; upper canine teeth, if root structure or other soft tissue is present; any object or article containing visible brain or spinal cord tissue; unfinished taxidermy mounts; and brain-tanned hides.
The Shed Spreader[TM] is a universal skull plate with an interchangeable top section for harvested or shed whitetail, muley, and blacktail antlers.
Buy or sell deer, elk, bighorn sheep or antelope antlers attached to the skull plate.
High-risk cervid parts include: the head (including brain, tonsils, eyes and any lymph nodes); spinal cord/backbone; spleen; skull plate with attached antlers, if visible brain or spinal cord tissue is present; cape, if visible brain or spinal cord tissue is present; upper canine teeth, if root structure or other soft tissue is present; any object or article containing visible brain or spinal cord tissue; unfinished taxidermy mounts; and brain-tanned hides.