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dental implants

crowns, bridges, or dentures attached permanently to the jaw by means of metal anchors, most frequently titanium posts.

den·tal im·plants

(den'tăl im'plants)
Various types of metal anchors attaching crowns, bridges, or dentures to the jaw permanently.

den·tal im·plants

(den'tăl im'plants)
Metal anchors, most frequently titanium posts, permanently attached to the jaw bone to which crowns, bridges, or dentures are attached.
Synonym(s): endosseous dental implant.
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Europe accounted for the largest share in 2014 due to increase in aging population, patient awareness for adoption of dental implants and increase in medical tourism.
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Dental implants should not cause bone or gum loss or affect speech.
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