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Synonyms for curette

a surgical instrument shaped like a scoop to remove tissue from a bodily cavity


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The holes established in the bones were readjusted to the implants' sizes using different size drills and bone curettes. For insertion the implants, some spongiosis bone graft was removed from the window established in the cortex with a curette and then they were carefully placed in the defects performed (Figures 2(a) and 2(b)).
The periradicular lesion was removed with sharp bone curettes and angled periodontal curettes.