dental forceps


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den·tal for·ceps

forceps used to luxate teeth and remove them from the alveolus.
Synonym(s): extracting forceps
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den·tal for·ceps

(den'tăl fōr'seps)
Device used to luxate teeth and to remove them from the alveolus.
Synonym(s): extracting forceps.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dental forceps

Any of several forceps of varying shapes for grasping teeth during extraction procedures.
See also: forceps
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den·tal for·ceps

(den'tăl fōr'seps)
Device used to luxate teeth and remove them from the alveolus.
Synonym(s): extracting forceps.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012