dentate fracture

den·tate frac·ture

a fracture in which the opposing surfaces are rough, with toothed or serrate projections fitting into corresponding indentations.
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Six hole of 2.7 LCP was used as a compression plate in 1 dog for transverse dentate fracture. Six hole of 3.5 LCP was used as a neutralization plate with lag screw application for oblique, dentate fracture in 1 animal.
2) and remaining 3 had transverse dentate fractures. Design of study is given in Table 1.