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Synonyms for calculus

an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums

the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions

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Data was stratified according to the size of calculus and the site of calculus for better appreciation of results.
1) To date, the biggest salivary calculus reported was 7.
CT scans were retrospectively reviewed by a single radiologist who classified the calculus as non-obstructing, partially obstructing, or completely obstructing according to pre-determined criteria that included the degree of hydronephrosis, hydroureter, nephromegaly, and perinephric stranding present on the CT.
A renal calculus may migrate to the bladder or it may form in the bladder itself due to urinary stasis.
5% dental surgeons believed that calculus is the cause of periodontal diseases and only 33.
He has previously used humor to enliven mathematics in two "streetwise guides" to calculus (1998 and 2001, with Joel Hass and Abigail Thompson).
In spite of a philosophical desire for total calculus removal, studies have identified several aspects of clinical practice limiting the clinician's ability.
Primary vaginal calculus in a middle-aged woman with mental and physical disabilities.
KEY WORDS: Transurethral ureteroscopic lithotripsy Minimally invasive percutaneous nephrolithotomy Retroperitoneal laparoscopic ureterolithotomy Impacted upper ureteral calculus.
INTRODUCTION TO THE CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS AND CONTROL WITH MODERN APPLICATIONS
A [lambda]-calculus (Church, 1985) is a calculus for describing functions that compute values from arguments.
Tintin and the Calculus Affair:In Tintin and the Calculus affair, mysterious events unfold at Moulinsart, chandeliers explode, glass shatters and mirror cracks.