osteotome


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osteotome

 [os´te-o-tōm″]
a chisel-like knife for cutting bone.

os·te·o·tome

(os'tē-ō-tōm),
An instrument for use in cutting bone.
[osteo- + G. tomē, incision]

osteotome

/os·teo·tome/ (os´te-o-tōm″) a chisel-like knife for cutting bone.

osteotome

[os′tē·ətōm′]
Etymology: Gk, osteon + temnein, to cut
a surgical instrument for cutting through bone.

osteotome

Orthopedics A chisel-like bone cutter

os·te·o·tome

(os'tē-ō-tōm)
An instrument for use in cutting bone.
[osteo- + G. tomē, incision]

osteotome

A strong surgical chisel or other instrument used to cut bone.

os·te·o·tome

(os'tē-ō-tōm)
Surgical instrument for use in cutting bone.
[osteo- + G. tomē, incision]

osteotome (os´tēətōm´),

n a surgical tool used in procedures involving bone cutting or marking, including but not limited to tooth extraction.

osteotome

a chisel-like knife for cutting bone.

US Army osteotome
there are two versions of this heavy duty instrument, which resembles a standard cold chisel. In one the cutting edge is beveled on one side, in the other on both sides.
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The osteotomy is started with a power saw and finished with an osteotome as usual, both perpendicular to the bony surface, in order to avoid injuries to the contralateral tibial posterior artery (7) and branches of medial calcaneal nerve.
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I prefer to remove the medial eminence with an osteotome oriented in distal to proximal direction just medial to the sulcus.
Implant stability and bone density: assessment of correlation in fresh cadavers using conventional and osteotome implant sockets.
Osteotome sinus elevation and implant placement with narrow size bioactive glass.