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re·sorp·tion

 (rē-zôrp′shən, -sôrp′-)
n.
The act or process of resorbing.

resorption

(rɪˈsɔːpʃən)
n
1. the process of resorbing or the state of being resorbed
2. (Geological Science) geology the partial or complete remelting or dissolution of a mineral by magma, resulting from changes in temperature, pressure, or magma composition

re•sorp•tion

(rɪˈsɔrp ʃən, -ˈzɔrp-)

n.
the dissolution or assimilation of a substance, as bone tissue, by biochemical activity.
[1810–20; re- + (ab) sorption; compare French résorption]
re•sorp′tive (-tɪv) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resorption - the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
Translations

resorption

[rɪˈzɔːpʃən] Nresorción f

re·sorp·tion

n. resorción, pérdida total o parcial de un proceso, tejido o exudado por resultado de reacciones bioquímicas tales como lisis y absorción.

resorption

n reabsorción f
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All molars with severely curved roots, having sclerosed canals, tooth require endodontic retreatment or tooth with apical root resorption were excluded from study.
Pruebas relationship: a review of Gutmann (38) histologicas integrated treatment planning challenges A radiographic comparison Blake Woodside Realizado en pacientes of apical root resorption Pharoah (12) con denticion permanente after orthodontic treatment with the edgewise and speed appliances Quantitative digital Sunku et al Los pacientes comenzaron subtraction radiography (43) el tratamiento de in the assessment of ortodoncia en denticion external apical toot mixta tardia y denticion resorption induced by permanente completa.
Comparison of cone-beam computed tomography and periapical radiography for detecting simulated apical root resorption Angle Orthod.
10,11) Occasionally apical root resorption and marginal bone loss are observed phenomenon suspected to be induced by surgical trauma.
KEY WORDS: Apical root resorption, Bone dehiscence after orthodontic treatment, Periodontal attachment loss.
Patient characteristics and treatament variables associated whith apical root resorption during orthodontic treatament.
Apical root resorption during orthodontic treatment of patients with multiple aplasia: a study of maxillary incisors.
Bilateral extensive idiopathic apical root resorption in supraerupted maxillary molars: a case report.