Stader splint

noun
Sta·​der splint | \ ˈstā-dər- How to pronounce Stader splint (audio) \

Medical Definition of Stader splint

: a splinting device consisting of two stainless steel pins inserted in the bone above and below a fracture and a bar joining the pins for drawing and holding the broken ends together

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“Stader splint.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Stader%20splint. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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