tissue displacement

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tis·sue dis·place·ment

the change in the form or position of tissues as a result of pressure.
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Similarly, lateral radiographs have been used to show that a heel cup that constrains soft tissue displacement increases plantar heel pad thickness compared with use of no heel cup [16].
Tissue displacement occurred to a variable extent with all materials, although the largest displacement occurred over the ridge crest when using the rubber impression material.
The rate of change in the amount of tissue displacement as a function of distance from the transducer is termed "tissue strain" and is displayed as an image.