fibrous union

fi·brous un·ion

union of fracture by fibrous tissue. See: nonunion.
Synonym(s): faulty union

fi·brous un·ion

(fī'brŭs yūn'yŭn)
Union of fracture by fibrous tissue.
See: nonunion, vicious union
Synonym(s): faulty union.
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Bony union was absent between the fractures and only fibrous union was present, which was curetted with removal of fibrous tissue to re-approximate the fracture line.
Fibrous union of the mandible: A review of 27 patients.
Additionally, as healing occurs, the caudal segment is supported from below by fibrous union to the maxillary crest.