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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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Contributions cover the practicalities of osseous surgery in periodontal and implant therapy, and in orthodontic therapy, as well as future directions and dilemmas (computer-assisted dentistry, endodontic microsurgery).
Titanium known for high corrosion resistance and a very good specific strength proved also to be a feasible option for osseous surgery, implants due to its biocompatibility.
Incidence of post--operative infection after oral osseous surgery