Smith-Petersen nail

noun
Smith-Pe·ter·sen nail | \ˈsmith-ˈpēt-ər-sən- \

Medical Definition of Smith-Petersen nail 

: a flanged metal nail used to fix the femoral head in fractures of the neck of the femur

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