Medical Dictionary

Balkan frame

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noun Bal·kan frame \ˈbȯl-kən-\

Medical Definition of Balkan frame

  1. :  a frame employed in the treatment of fractured bones of the leg or arm that provides overhead weights and pulleys for suspension, traction, and continuous extension of the splinted fractured limb


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