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14:54 Nov 3, 2008
English to Japanese translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Instruments
Additional field(s): Medical: Dentistry
English term or phrase: mallet
Definition from Centre Cosmetic Reconstructive Dentistry:
A surgical instrument in the shape of a double-ended blunt hammer, used to drive other surgical tools or devices into bone.

Example sentence(s):
  • Typically, such a guide is secured to an end of a bone, such as a tibia, with surgical pins prior to resection. In many instances force must be applied to the surgical pins, typically with a surgical mallet, to insert the pins into bone. Device for inserting a surgical pin
  • The osteotome is very sharp on the business end of it and can be inserted and tapped manually with a rubber or nylon tipped mallet (hammer) or more commonly, a stainless surgical mallet (which can be easily sterilized to reduce risk of infection and prolong its use. All About Revision Rhinoplasty
  • The surgical mallet is used along with a selected chisel to split teeth or reduce alveolar bone. Surgical products marketplace
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3 +1マレット
Mack Soneh


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Definition from own experience or research:

Example sentence(s):
  • 製品装着時にハンマーでインパクトをかける際、骨折等を引き起こす可能性があるので、注意すること。 - 人工股関節 セメントレスス  
  • !Caution!This PDF contains graphic images. カップの打込みと螺子固定 カップをホールダーにねじ込み、ハンマーで臼蓋に打込む。フレキシブルドリルで穴を作成し、螺子2~3 本で固定する。 - 人工股関節全置換術(手術手  

This is a very basic term for orthopedics. I believe it would apply to most of the surgery related contents.

Note added at 10 hrs (2008-11-04 00:59:10 GMT)

Local time: 13:38
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
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Definition from 特許出願2002-3148:

Example sentence(s):
  • マレット(mallet)が、キゼル(骨のみ:chisel)などの医療用具に衝撃力を加えるために用いられて、脊椎骨の本体から骨が除去される。 - 特許出願 2002-314  
  • マレットは移植片を挿入するために、および隣接する脊椎骨の間に配置された医療用具を除去するためにも広く用いられている。 - 特許出願 2002-314  
  • マレットは効果的であるが、人工器官(移植片)の不整合、または意図しない骨の除去を回避するように、衝撃力は軸線に沿って加えられなければならない。 - 特許出願 2002-314  

Additional references:

* http://www.info.pmda.go.jp/ygo/pack/20900BZY00825000_A_01_01...
* http://www.sai-kiki.com/tsuchi_data/h16_10/161228-f-3.pdf
Mack Soneh
United States
Local time: 21:38
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese

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