capsulorrhaphy

noun
cap·​su·​lor·​rha·​phy | \ ˌkap-sə-ˈlȯr-ə-fē How to pronounce capsulorrhaphy (audio) \
plural capsulorrhaphies

Medical Definition of capsulorrhaphy

: suture of a cut or wounded capsule (as of the knee joint)

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“Capsulorrhaphy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/capsulorrhaphy. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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