Osseocartilaginous | definition of osseocartilaginous by Medical dictionary
Relating to, or composed of, both bone and cartilage.
osseocartilaginous /os·seo·car·ti·lag·i·nous/ (os″e-o-kahr″tĭ-laj-ĭ-nus) composed of bone and cartilage.
composed of bone and cartilage.
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Despite decompression, he had recurrence of his symptoms only 1 month after surgery, and a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study with gadolinium demonstrated a peripherally enhancing, 6-mm, complex cystic structure involving the posteroinferior external auditory canal just lateral to the osseocartilaginous
junction (figure 1).
A Freer elevator is placed through the incision and used to create a pocket that extends just past the osseocartilaginous junction (figure 2).
Component osseocartilaginous hump reduction: A graduated approach to the dorsum.