osteosynthesis love

Definitions

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  • n. The reduction and fixation of a bone fracture with implantable devices, usually made of metal.

Etymologies

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osteo- +‎ synthesis

Examples

  • Augusto J. Casanovas made an open reduction and osteosynthesis with a small titanium plate, and Lorenzo will require hand protection for four to six weeks.

    Crash.Net Motorsports Newsfeed

  • Dr. Augusto J. Casanovas made an open reduction and osteosynthesis with a small titanium plate.

    Roadracingworld.com

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