autorrhaphy

au·tor·rha·phy

(aw-tōr'ă-fē),
Wound closure using strands of fascia from the edges of the wound.
[auto- + G. rhaphē, sewing]
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autorrhaphy

An obsolete technique of wound-closure utilising strands of tissue cut from the wound margins.
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