submucosal implant

sub·mu·co·sal im·plant

a dental implant resting beneath the mucosa.
See also: implant denture.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

sub·mu·co·sal im·plant

(sŭb-myū-kōsăl implant)
Dental implant that rests beneath the mucosa.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Submucosal implants appear to be an interesting form of treatment of a broad spectrum of gastrointestinal diseases such as gastroesophageal reflux, incontinence, and sphincter dysfunctions.