Some articles on dental extractions, dental:
... Historically, dental extractions have been used to treat a variety of illnesses, as well as a method of torture to obtain forced confessions ... Instruments used for dental extractions date back several centuries ... In the 14th century, Guy de Chauliac invented the dental pelican, which was used through the late 18th century ...
Famous quotes containing the word dental:
“[T]hose wholemeal breads ... look hand-thrown, like studio pottery, and are fine if you have all your teeth. But if not, then not. Perhaps the rise ... of the ... factory-made loaf, which may easily be mumbled to a pap betweeen gums, reflects the sorry state of the nations dental health.”
—Angela Carter (19401992)