miniplate

miniplate

(mī'ĕ-lĭ-nō'sĭs),
A metal prosthesis for surgical fracture fixation consisting of a minimal quantity of material formed into a strip or lattice.
[mini- + plate]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Although the operation will be done free of charge, the 15-hole titanium miniplate implant with 12 screws will cost P115,000.
Effects of different mandibular fracture patterns on the stability of miniplate screw fixation in angle mandibular fractures.
In the literature, many studies have reported pain associated with different orthodontic procedures such as placement of separator, miniplate, microimplant, archwire, wear of elastics, headgear and debonding (12-18).
The XFp miniplate was washed twice with assay media and assay media (a final volume of 180 [micro]l) were added to cells.
The maxilla flap was repositioned and fixed with a miniplate (Figure 3(d)).
A common reason identified for short circuit has been anchoring of DBS lead with a miniplate [10].
Thirty-six male Fischer 344 syngeneic rats weighing 250-300 g underwent open surgery to create a 5 mm segmental defect in the mid-diaphysis of the right femur, which was then stabilized with a miniplate and screws.
H9c2 cells were seeded into an XFp cell culture miniplate at a density of 4000 cells/80 [micro]l/well and treated with D-galactose (40 g/l).