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Clamps, Dental, Gingiva

Definition : Dental clamps designed for retracting gingival tissue during operative procedures. These clamps are typically steel, handheld, manual instruments with an unbalanced spring; they provide a good working field without interference for operative procedures, reducing blood and/or tissue contamination while inserting restorative materials into a prepared tooth cavity after removal of dental caries. Gingiva dental clamps are used in procedures in which access is difficult and/or operative procedures prolonged; they were originally intended for gold foil insertion in restorative dentistry, a procedure no longer frequently performed in dental practice.

Entry Terms : "Gingiva Clamps"

UMDC code : 21194

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AliMed Inc

Company Type: Parent

AliMed is an American manufacturing company and supplier of high quality products — everything from pre-formed orthoses, alarms for fall management, cushions, diagnostic imaging and operating room accessories, orthopedic rehabilitation equipment, ergonomic workplace solutions and emergency preparedness.

Darby-Spencer-Mead Dental Supply Co

Company Type: Parent

Since 1948, thousands of dentists nationwide have relied upon Darby Dental as one of the leading distributors of dental supplies. We pride ourselves by offering the same "one customer at a time" service upon which the company was built.

Hu-Friedy Mfg Co LLC

Company Type: Parent

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