implanted suture

im·plant·ed su·ture

passage of a pin through each lip of the wound parallel to the line of incision, the pins then being looped together with sutures.
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implanted suture

(ĭm-plăn′tĭd)
n.
A suture created by passing a pin through each lip of a wound, parallel to the line of incision, and then looping the pins together with stitches.
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im·plant·ed su·ture

(im-plant'ĕd sū'chŭr)
Passage of a pin through each lip of the wound parallel to the line of incision, the pins then are looped together with sutures.
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