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spica

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noun spi·ca \ˈspī-kə\

Medical Definition of spica

plural spicae \-ˌkē\play or spicas

  1. :  a bandage that is applied in successive V-shaped crossings and is used to immobilize a limb especially at a joint; also :  such a bandage impregnated with plaster of paris <a spica cast applied at the hip>




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