Examples of prosthesis in a Sentence
She was fitted with a prosthesis to replace her missing leg.
Recent Examples of prosthesis from the Web
Like when her bulky prosthesis didn't fit into skinny jeans.
So centres that make wheelchairs, crutches and prostheses, and train people to use them, can have a big impact.
The Barnhart center has a boutique where cancer patients often meet Fairfax and are provided with a wig and prosthesis if needed.
These include nursing-home costs, insurance premiums paid with after-tax dollars, prostheses, eyeglasses, and even a wig, if needed after chemotherapy, among others.
The book imagines photography as a prosthesis of sorts, a false eye that allows us to better navigate the world.
During her visit, Princess Diana promised financial support for Muhamed for a new prosthesis.
The Cleveland Clinic removed the infected prosthesis, replacing it with a reverse total shoulder, which provided unlimited motion of the arm.
Another one of the plaintiffs, Hassan Allen, is diabetic and wears prostheses after having both legs amputated.
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PROSTHESIS Defined for English Language Learners
medical Definition of prosthesis
- a dental prosthesis
- silicone breast and limb prostheses
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