January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1548
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A definition of the medical term "osteosynthesis" is presented. This term refers to the surgical fastening of the ends of a fractured bone using mechanical devices such as a screw or a plate. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.The pronunciation of the term is also provided.


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