Medical Dictionary

pseudarthrosis

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noun pseud·ar·thro·sis \ ˌsüd-är-ˈthrō-səs \
variants: also pseudoarthrosis play \ˌsüd-ō-\

medical Definition of pseudarthrosis

plural pseudarthroses play \-ˈthrō-ˌsēz\
:an abnormal union formed by fibrous tissue between parts of a bone that has fractured usually spontaneously due to congenital weakness called also false joint

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