Obturators

Known as: Obturator, Obturator Device Component 
A plug-like device used to close an opening in a body structure or a removable plug used during the insertion of a cannula.

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1941-2018
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Suburethral meshes can be implanted via the classic retropubic route (TVT) or by a new insertion technique that passes the tape… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES To describe a new, simple surgical technique for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Lymphadenectomy for prostate cancer is limited to obturator and external iliac lymph nodes, although the internal lymph… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Transobturator tape is an artificial tape designed for urethral suspension to treat female stress urinary incontinence. This tape… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The primary source for the blood supply of the head of the femur is the deep branch of the medial femoral circumflex artery (MFCA… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND The psychosocial adaptation of patients who had undergone a resection of the maxilla for cancer of the maxillary… (More)
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1989
1989
The Aramany classification system of postsurgical maxillectomy defects is a useful tool for teaching and developing obturator… (More)
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1978
1978
Fabrication of obturator prostheses does not require a special ability to fabricate a prosthesis extension into a defect or an… (More)
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1978
1978
A method of fabricating a simple hollow obturator for edentulous patients was described. This procedure can be accomplished in a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
A classification for partially edentulous maxillectomy patients has been proposed, and a suggested design for each class is… (More)
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