Medical Dictionary

osteosynthesis

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noun os·teo·syn·the·sis \-ˈsin(t)-thə-səs\

Medical Definition of osteosynthesis

plural

osteosyntheses

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  1. :  the operation of uniting the ends of a fractured bone by mechanical means (as a wire or metal plate)


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