odontectomy


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odontectomy

[‚ō‚dän′tek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical excision of a tooth.
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He assented, and his mother consented to multiple odontectomy, partial glossectomy and debridement, control of bleeders and tongue repair under general anesthesia.
Coronectomy or partial odontectomy reduces the likelihood of nerve injury by insuring retention of the vital roots when they are close or associated with the inferior alveolar nerve as evaluated by plain radiography or CBCT.
Whenever necessary, odontectomy was performed to facilitate the tooth removal.