Surgical Fixation Devices
"Surgical Fixation Devices" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
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