interrupted suture


in·​ter·​rupt·​ed suture ˌint-ə-ˈrəp-təd- How to pronounce interrupted suture (audio)
: a suture in which each stitch is separately tied

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“Interrupted suture.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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