Subperiosteal
Subperiosteal Sub*per`i*os"te*al, a. (Anat.) Situated under the periosteum. [1913 Webster]

{Subperiosteal operation} (Surg.), a removal of bone effected without taking away the periosteum. [1913 Webster]


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  • subperiosteal — Beneath the periosteum. * * * sub·peri·os·te·al .per ē äs tē əl adj situated or occurring beneath the periosteum <subperiosteal bone deposition> <a subperiosteal fibroma> sub·peri·os·te·al·ly ē adv * * * sub·peri·os·te·al… …   Medical dictionary

  • subperiosteal — adj.; subperiosteally, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • subperiosteal — adjective Situated under the periosteum …   Wiktionary

  • subperiosteal — sub·periosteal …   English syllables

  • subperiosteal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Subperiosteal operation — Subperiosteal Sub*per i*os te*al, a. (Anat.) Situated under the periosteum. [1913 Webster] {Subperiosteal operation} (Surg.), a removal of bone effected without taking away the periosteum. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subperiosteal tissue expander — (STE) a fillable tube inserted temporarily into the subperiosteal tissue prior to reconstruction of the alveolar ridge with hydroxylapatite granules; by progressively inflating the tube the periosteal mucosa can be expanded to create space for… …   Medical dictionary

  • subperiosteal implant — a dental implant consisting of a metal frame implanted under the periosteum and firmly bound by the mucoperiosteum, resting on the jaw bone, with a post protruding into the oral cavity. Panoramic radiograph of subperiosteal implant …   Medical dictionary

  • subperiosteal abscess — a bone abscess situated just below the periosteum …   Medical dictionary

  • subperiosteal amputation — an amputation in which the cut end of the bone is covered with a flap of periosteum; called also periosteoplastic a …   Medical dictionary

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