universal curette

u·ni·ver·sal cu·rette

(yū'ni-vĕr'săl kyūr-et')
A periodontal instrument used to remove calculus from the crowns and roots of teeth. The working end of a universal curette has a rounded back, rounded toe, and two working cutting edges, and is semicircular in cross-section. One of the most frequently used and versatile periodontal débridement instruments.

u·ni·ver·sal cu·rette

(yū'ni-vĕr'săl kyūr-et')
Periodontal instrument used to remove calculus from crowns and roots of teeth designed to be used on all tooth surfaces. Working end has a rounded back, rounded toe, and two working cutting edges, and is semicircular in cross-section. One of the most frequently used and versatile periodontal débridement instruments.
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For example, a universal curette that cuts on both sides will save time while being more ergonomic for the clinician
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** [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] SN137 *HS-L5 ** Anterior Use Replaces two instruments It has Scaler curette a universal curette on one end combination and a sickle scaler on the other It also comes with a mini curette end and the scaler.
There are concavities and depressions on the root surfaces, but they are generally shallow and can be accessed with the regular dental hygiene armamentarium such as the traditional Gracey and Universal curettes.
Each student is taught to identify and use various universal curettes and sickle scaler instruments to remove supragingival and limited subgingival calculus during a dental cleaning.

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