The joining of two ligaments, or attachment of a ligament in a new place.
[syndesmo- + G. pēxis, fixation]
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syndesmopexy(sĭn-dĕs′mō-pĕk″sē) [″ + pexis, fixation]
Joining of two ligaments or fixation of a ligament in a new place, used in correction of a dislocation.
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