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pseu·dar·thro·sis

(sū'dar-thrō'sis),
A new, false joint arising at the site of an ununited fracture.
[pseud- + G. arthrōsis, a joint]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pseu·dar·thro·sis

(sūd'ahr-thrō'sis)
A new, false joint arising at the site of an ununited fracture.
Synonym(s): false joint, pseudoarthrosis.
[pseud- + G. arthrōsis, a joint]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pseu·dar·thro·sis

(sūd'ahr-thrō'sis)
A false joint arising at the site of an ununited fracture.
Synonym(s): false joint.
[pseud- + G. arthrōsis, a joint]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The set effect is enhanced by pointing not only the real joints but also the false joints, the indents in the pattern.
Her condition meant Anne had to have only a local painkiller for most of her ops - and she was conscious to hear the false joints being knocked into place.