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repair

 [re-pār´]
the physical or mechanical restoration of damaged tissues, especially the replacement of dead or damaged cells in a body tissue or organ by healthy new cells.
plastic repair restoration of anatomic structure by means of tissue transferred from other sites or derived from other individuals, or by other substance.

plastic repair

Use of plastic surgery to repair tissue.
See also: repair

repair

the physical or mechanical restoration of damaged tissues, especially the replacement of dead or damaged cells in a body tissue or organ by healthy new cells.

plastic repair
restoration of anatomical structure by means of tissue transferred from other sites or derived from other individuals, or by other substance.
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The KURZ-Precise precision cartilage knife is designed to simplify the cutting of cartilage slices of equal thickness, as needed for plastic repair of tympanic membrane defects, covering of middle ear implants, or reconstruction of the rear auditory canal wall.
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It is designed to simplify the cutting of slices of equal thickness, needed for plastic repair of tympanic membrane defects, covering of middle ear implants, or reconstruction of the rear auditory canal wall.