submental


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submental

(sʌbˈmɛntəl)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy situated beneath the chin
[from sub- + Latin mentum chin]
Translations

sub·men·tal

a. submental, debajo del mentón.

submental

adj submentoniano
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The ectopic thyroid tissue with submental localization has not been sufficient to prevent development of clinical hypothyroidism.
Allergan plc today announced that the CoolSculpting treatment is the first and only non-surgical fat reduction technology to be FDA-cleared for improved appearance of lax tissue in conjunction with submental fat, or double chin, treatments.
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