button suture


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but·ton su·ture

a suture in which the threads are passed through the holes of a button and then tied; used to reduce the danger of the threads cutting through the flesh.
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button suture

n.
A suture that is passed through a button to prevent the threads from cutting through the flesh, then tied.
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but·ton su·ture

(bŭt'ŏn sū'chŭr)
A suture in which the threads are passed through the holes of a button and then tied; used to reduce the danger of the threads cutting through the flesh.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

but·ton su·ture

(bŭt'ŏn sū'chŭr)
A suture in which the threads are passed through the holes of a button and then tied; used to reduce the danger of the threads cutting through the flesh.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012