Surgical Fixation Devices
"Surgical Fixation Devices" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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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.
|Surgical Fixation Devices
- Surgical Fixation Devices
- Device, Surgical Fixation
- Devices, Surgical Fixation
- Fixation Device, Surgical
- Fixation Devices, Surgical
- Surgical Fixation Device
- Surgical Fasteners
- Fastener, Surgical
- Fasteners, Surgical
- Surgical Fastener
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