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osteotome

 [os´te-o-tōm″]
a chisel-like knife for cutting bone.

os·te·o·tome

(os'tē-ō-tōm),
An instrument for use in cutting bone.
[osteo- + G. tomē, incision]

osteotome

/os·teo·tome/ (os´te-o-tōm″) a chisel-like knife for cutting bone.

osteotome

[os′tē·ətōm′]
Etymology: Gk, osteon + temnein, to cut
a surgical instrument for cutting through bone.

osteotome

Orthopedics A chisel-like bone cutter

os·te·o·tome

(os'tē-ō-tōm)
An instrument for use in cutting bone.
[osteo- + G. tomē, incision]

osteotome

A strong surgical chisel or other instrument used to cut bone.

os·te·o·tome

(os'tē-ō-tōm)
Surgical instrument for use in cutting bone.
[osteo- + G. tomē, incision]

osteotome (os´tēətōm´),

n a surgical tool used in procedures involving bone cutting or marking, including but not limited to tooth extraction.

osteotome

a chisel-like knife for cutting bone.

US Army osteotome
there are two versions of this heavy duty instrument, which resembles a standard cold chisel. In one the cutting edge is beveled on one side, in the other on both sides.
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Our aim for this study was to evaluate and compare the clinical outcomes in patients who underwent lateral osteotomy with a Piezosurgery device or a conventional osteotome in open-technique rhinoplasty.
Offset osteotomes and broaches are used to prepare for the femoral stem.
An anterior osteotomy was made with a 701 fissure bur and completed with fine osteotomes to avoid disruption of the lingual mucosa (Figure 3).
RF-TVA incorporates the use of navigational osteotomes for controlled cavity creation and RF energy to enhance the polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) bone cement into an ultra-high viscosity state, which allows for longer working times and controlled delivery into the vertebral body.
With progressive external rotation, additional osteophytes and capsule can be resected utilizing electrocautery, rongeur, and small curved osteotomes.
Other categories include the uniquely sharp NexEdge[TM] rasps and osteotomes and the compact technology of digital video camera/light source.
Hibbs Osteotomes Thin Solid Forged 203 Mm - 5 Mm Wide
Multiple large curved osteotomes are placed laterally.
The Lambotte Osteotome Rack has been designed to protect and store a complete set of six straight and six curved Lambotte osteotomes ranging in size from 1/4-inch to 1 1/2-inch.
Bone levers, Retractors, Elevators, Osteotomes, chisels, bone holding
Osteophytes are removed with a combination of rongeurs and small curved osteotomes (Fig.