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osteoplasty

 [os´te-o-plas″te]
plastic surgery of the bones.

os·te·o·plas·ty

(os'tē-ō-plas'tē),
1. Bone grafting; reparative or plastic surgery of bones.
2. In dentistry, resection of osseous structure to achieve acceptable gingival contour.
[osteo- + G. plastos, formed]

osteoplasty

/os·teo·plas·ty/ (-plas″te) plastic surgery of the bones.

osteoplasty

(ŏs′tē-ə-plăs′tē)
n. pl. osteoplas·ties
Surgical repair or alteration of bone.

osteoplasty

[o′stē·əplas′tē]
Etymology: Gk, osteon, bone, plassein, to mold
plastic surgery performed on bone tissue.

os·te·o·plas·ty

(os'tē-ō-plas-tē)
1. Bone grafting; reparative or plastic surgery of the bones.
2. dentistry Resection of osseous structure to achieve acceptable gingival contour.
[osteo- + G. plastos, formed]

os·te·o·plas·ty

(os'tē-ō-plas-tē)
1. In dentistry, resection of osseous structures to achieve acceptable gingival contour.
2. Bone grafting; reparative or plastic surgery of bones.
[osteo- + G. plastos, formed]

osteoplasty (os´tēōplastē),

n a surgical procedure to modify or change the configuration of a bone.

osteoplasty

plastic surgery of the bones.