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stent

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[Charles Thomas Stent, Brit. dentist, 1845-1901]

1. Originally, a compound used in making dental molds.
2. Any material or device used to hold tissue in place, to maintain open blood vessels, or to provide a support for a graft or anastomosis while healing is taking place.

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TY - ELEC T1 - stent ID - 739119 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/739119/all/stent PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Taber's Online DP - Unbound Medicine ER -