TITLE

truss

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2244
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "truss" is presented. It refers to a restraining device for pushing a hernia back in place. It is a poor substitute for surgical therapy. Truss also means to tie or bind as with a cord or string.
ACCESSION #
21249579

 

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