serw-MX  [xml]  

 DeCS Categories

E07 Equipment and Supplies .
E07.695 Prostheses and Implants .
E07.695.370 Internal Fixators .
E07.858 Surgical Equipment .
E07.858.442 Orthopedic Equipment .
E07.858.442.660 Orthopedic Fixation Devices .
E07.858.442.660.460 Internal Fixators .
E07.858.690 Surgical Fixation Devices .
E07.858.690.725 Orthopedic Fixation Devices .
E07.858.690.725.460 Internal Fixators .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Surgical Fixation Devices .
Surgical Fasteners .
Device, Surgical Fixation .
Devices, Surgical Fixation .
Fastener, Surgical .
Fasteners, Surgical .
Fixation Device, Surgical .
Fixation Devices, Surgical .
Surgical Fastener .
Surgical Fixation Device .
Devices used to hold tissue structures together for repair, reconstruction or to close wounds. They may consist of adsorbable or non-adsorbable, natural or synthetic materials. They include tissue adhesives, skin tape, sutures, buttons, staples, clips, screws, etc., each designed to conform to various tissue geometries. .
Internal Fixators .
Device, Internal Fixation .
Devices, Internal Fixation .
Fixation Device, Internal .
Fixator, Internal .
Fixators, Internal .
Internal Fixation Device .
Internal Fixation Devices .
Internal Fixator .
Fixation Devices, Internal .
Internal devices used in osteosynthesis to hold the position of the fracture in proper alignment. By applying the principles of biomedical engineering, the surgeon uses metal plates, nails, rods, etc., for the correction of skeletal defects. .