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osteoplasty

 [os´te-o-plas″te]
plastic surgery of the bones.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

osteoplasty

(ŏs′tē-ə-plăs′tē)
n. pl. osteoplas·ties
Surgical repair or alteration of bone.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Informed consent by adult patients, or when applicable the patient's legal guardians, to undergo CT fluoroscopy-guided osteoplasty and RFA treatment had been obtained a minimum of 24 hours prior to the intervention after detailed explanation of the planned therapeutic intervention, the various available alternative therapeutic options (analgesic therapy, radiation therapy, surgery) and potential complications.
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(20) Both methods include osteoplasty at the femoral head/neck junction and/or the acetabular rim to allow the proximal femur to articulate with the acetabulum without injury to the labrum with flexion and internal rotation.
The area was thoroughly debrided and osteoplasty performed.
When FAI is present, osteoplasty may be required to avoid reoccurrence.
The accompanying DVD contains 20 videos of procedures like complex hip arthroscopy with labral repair or refixation, arthroscopic rim trim or osteoplasty, rotator cuff repair of the hip abductors, iliopsoas or iliotobial band lengthening, and open surgical hip dislocation for femoracetabular impingement.
These surgical interventions may include arthroplasty (partial or total), arthrodesis, osteoplasty, chondroplasty, and tidal irrigation.
A study presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology's annual scientific meeting in March 2009 suggests that osteoplasty could be a solution.