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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Treatment of a skeletal deformity by intentionally fracturing a bone.

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  • Above the age of six, the choice lies between osteoclasis and osteotomy.
  • The name given to the displacement in a fracture of a b. compression plating long bone include c. osteoclasis a. Angulation d. skin traction b. for more
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