bite block


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bite block

n (dent) bloque m de mordida
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In addition, the LMA Gastro Airway has an integral bite block to reduce the potential for damage to the endoscope due to biting, helping to avoid costly repairs.
It has the potential advantages including easier insertion, minimal risk of tissue compression, and stability after insertion and an inbuilt bite block.
Have the patient place their front teeth into the notch on the bite block edge to edge.
There was a transverse tear on the inner aspect of the Proseal LMA above the bite block (Figures 1B and C).
When Miss Margaret entered the operatory of Pam Cushenan, RDH, MS, ATI (Alzheimer's Training Institute certification), Cushenan saw first that a bite block was needed to prop Miss Margaret's jaws open and to keep her from biting anyone during the exam.
The bite block holds the teeth apart so that the crowns are not superimposed on the image.
The Thomas Tube Holder incorporates a bite block, suction port, and non-stretch head strap.