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2014-04-10 13:49:48

UT Arlington and Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital are investigating whether bone grown from the body’s own stem cells can replace traditional types of bone grafting. The process, which has been successful in previous lab experiments, uses biodegradable polymer scaffolding material and bone morphogenetic protein, or BMP, which was inserted into the abdomen of mice to attract stem cells that in turn produced bone. BMPs are proteins known to promote bone growth. The research is...

2014-04-09 23:30:48

Midtown Dentistry introduces the Satelec Piezotome for patients who need to have bone surgery. This precision device minimizes discomfort so healing is faster. (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Midtown Dentistry recently introduced the Satelec Piezotome, as it utilizes the very latest technology to provide patients with a more comfortable experience prior to having dental implants. Midtown Dentistry, a premier dental office in Houston, is known for being one of the leaders in dental implantology...

2014-04-08 16:23:33

Future applications could include treatment for disfigurement after radical cancer surgery HAIFA, Israel, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A breakthrough could speed recovery and limit disfigurement for patients who have suffered large soft tissue trauma - as occurs with serious injury or cancer surgery. By biomedically engineering a muscle flap that includes a patient's own blood vessels, the team created tissue that could be transferred to other parts of the body along...

2014-04-05 23:01:34

Orange County residents who are considering facial plastic surgery, and/or reconstructive surgery, must realize the importance of securing an expert facial plastic & reconstructive surgeon. This tip sheet is designed to help patients identify a qualified surgeon and choose the medical professional who best fits for their surgery needs. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 Facial plastic surgery procedures, like face lifts and rhinoplasty, are relatively common in Orange County....

2014-04-04 23:42:02

Top Cosmetic Surgeon, Dr. Michael Macri of Macri MD Medispa & Laser Center of NJ & NY, is proud to offer his patients Juvederm Voluma long lasting Dermal Filler. Westwood, New Jersey (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Dr. Michael Macri of Macri MD Medispa & Laser Center of NJ & NY is proud to launch the newest dermal filler to his practice Juvederm Voluma. It's the first and only filler FDA-approved to instantly add volume to the cheek area. It gives you a subtle lift adding...

2014-04-02 23:31:22

Spodak Dental Group expands the team of eminently qualified doctors to include Gregory Tull, DMD. An 18-year veteran in the field of dentistry, Dr. Tull never stops pursuing perfection. Delray Beach, Florida (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Spodak Dental Group expands the team of eminently qualified doctors to include Gregory Tull, DMD. An 18-year veteran in the field of dentistry, Dr. Tull never stops pursuing perfection. Dr. Tull is actively involved in organized dentistry and is fully committed...

2014-04-02 23:02:51

Doctors at Christ Hospital use advanced microsurgical techniques. Surgery greatly advances opportunities for patients in Hudson County. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 A pioneering breast surgery was performed for the first time in Hudson County by Dr. Robbi Kempner, Director of Breast Surgery and Medical Director of the Breast Center at CarePoint Health, with reconstructive surgeons Dr. Cyrus Loghmanee, Dr. Dean Cerio and Dr. Charbel Chalfoun at Christ Hospital. The surgery - a...

2014-03-31 23:29:14

Dr. Andres Bustillo Announces New Usage of Google Glass to Enhance Surgical Experience for Patients Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Based in Coral Gables, Florida, renowned facial plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Bustillo has begun implementing a revolutionary new technology that can allow him to photograph and video the surgery process hands free. Google Glass has been enabling its users to document many things, all with voice activation; Dr. Bustillo is among the first plastic surgeons to...

2014-03-31 23:29:01

Nonsurgical cosmetic facility Skinspirations says liquid facelifts have come into high demand, but accompanying the increased interest is also a rise in illegal injectables. Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Liquid facelifts rank as the top nonsurgical cosmetic procedure in the nation, an accomplishment overshadowed as the demand for Botox and fillers has triggered a rise in illegal injectables (1), despite repeated warnings of the associated risks. Dr. Cynthia Elliott, owner of...

2014-03-31 08:30:48

GLENDALE, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glendale dermal fillers expert at Glenoaks Laser Center is now offering complimentary consultations for dermal fillers so that patients can learn more about available treatment options. Dermal fillers are a fast, highly effective way to restore healthy volume to skin and eliminate unwanted expression lines and wrinkles. About Glenoaks Laser Center Dermal Fillers Glendale Glenoaks Laser Center offers numerous treatment options for...


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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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