syndesmorrhaphy

syndesmorrhaphy

(sĭn′dĕz-môr′ə-fē)
n.
The suturing or repair of ligaments.
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syn·des·mor·rha·phy

(sin'dez-mōr'ă-fē)
Suture of ligaments.
[syndesmo- + G. rhaphē, suture]
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syndesmorrhaphy

(sĭn″dĕs-mor′ă-fē) [″ + rhaphe, seam, ridge]
The repair or suture of a ligament.
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