curettage

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curettage

[‚kyu̇·rə′täzh]
(medicine)
Scraping of the inside of a body cavity or the hollow of an organ with a curet.
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Periodontal and restorative considerations in rotary gingival curettage. J Am Dent Assoc 1982;105(2): 231-36