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intramedullary

 [in″trah-med´u-lār″e]
1. within the spinal cord.
2. within the medulla oblongata.
3. within the marrow cavity of a bone.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·tra·med·ul·lar·y

(in'tră-med'yū-lār-ē),
1. Within the bone marrow.
2. Within the spinal cord.
3. Within the medulla oblongata.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

intramedullary

adjective Within a medulla of an organ or structure–eg, the inner portion of the spinal cord, the medulla oblongata or BM
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

intramedullary

1. Within the innermost tissue (medulla) of any organ.
2. Within the bone marrow.
3. Within the MEDULLA OBLONGATA.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Intramedullary pinning technique with wiring used on ten tibial and femoral fractures neither showed deleterious effect on blood circulation nor on the healing process (Hinko and Rhinelander, 1975).
Therefore the intramedullary pinning is supported by schroeder-thomas splint or modified thomas splint.
Retrograde intramedullary pinning was finally done with the help of Steinmann pin 1.5 mm thickness.
(1992) have reported combine use of intramedullary pin along with cerclage wiring for treatment of femoral fracture in a lion tailed macaque but in the present clinical case, no other implant except for single intramedullary pinning was done without any post-operative complications.
This might be due to grasping of the objects by the dog with an intolerable force over already fixed pins besides the fact that standard fixation technique like intramedullary pinning would not be the best method for mandibular fixation as reported by Hoelzler and Holmberg, 2001.
Effects of Three Intramedullary Pinning Techniques on Proximal Pin Location and Articular Damage in the Canine Tibia.
Successful fracture treatment of four birds by intramedullary pinning and by application of POP cast is presented.
Intramedullary pinning by retrograde insertion was performed in Case I (Fig.