osteoplasty


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osteoplasty

[′äs·tē·ə‚plas·tē]
(medicine)
Plastic surgery performed on bone, particularly bone tissue replacement or reconstruction.
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epidermato- demanding for the patient and (2014) (54) fascial for the surgical team, but our osteoplasty results demonstrate that they according to can provide excellent outcomes Umiarov in the management of difficult cases of infected nonunions.
Sports and recreation activity of patients with femoroacetabular impingement before and after arthroscopic osteoplasty.
The accompanying DVD contains 20 videos of procedures like complex hip arthroscopy with labral repair or refixation, arthroscopic rim trim or osteoplasty, rotator cuff repair of the hip abductors, iliopsoas or iliotobial band lengthening, and open surgical hip dislocation for femoracetabular impingement.
These surgical interventions may include arthroplasty (partial or total), arthrodesis, osteoplasty, chondroplasty, and tidal irrigation.
Repair of hammertoe fifth: with osteoplasty head of proximal phalanx and with extensor hood release and tendon recession.
A study presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology's annual scientific meeting in March 2009 suggests that osteoplasty could be a solution.
Now he has been told he needs an osteoplasty operation to fill the crack in his spine to aid recovery and relieve the constant pain he is in.
We evaluated the use of piezoelectric surgery (Piezosurgery; Mectron Medical Technology; Carasco, Genoa, Italy) as a means of avoiding some complications of osteotomy and osteoplasty in otologic surgery, particularly in classic canal-wall-up mastoidectomy.
When we decompress the impingement we use a motorized burr to shave the excess bone from the acetabular rim and [we may also] do a femoral neck osteoplasty.