pseud·​ar·​thro·​sis ˌsüd-är-ˈthrō-səs How to pronounce pseudarthrosis (audio)
variants also pseudoarthrosis
plural pseudarthroses -ˈthrō-ˌsēz How to pronounce pseudarthrosis (audio)
: 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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“Pseudarthrosis.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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