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evulsion

 [e-vul´shun]
forcible extraction.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

e·vul·sion

(ē-vŭl'shŭn),
A forcible pulling out or extraction. Compare: avulsion.
[L. evulsio, fr. e-vello, pp. -vulsus, to pluck out]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

e·vul·sion

(ē-vŭl'shŭn)
A forcible pulling out or extraction.
Compare: avulsion
[L. evulsio, fr. e-vello, pp. -vulsus, to pluck out]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

evulsion

Tearing away by force.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Evulsion

The forceful, and usually accidental, removal of a tooth from its socket in the bone.
Mentioned in: Dental Trauma
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

e·vul·sion

(ē-vŭl'shŭn)
A forcible pulling out or extraction.
Compare: avulsion
[L. evulsio, fr. e-vello, pp. -vulsus, to pluck out]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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