Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Stader splint

[stey-der]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. a splint consisting of an adjustable metal rod with a steel pin at either end for insertion in the bone above and below a fracture.
Show More

Origin of Stader splint

named after Otto Stader, (1894–1962), American veterinary surgeon
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018