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nearthrosis

noun plural -ses (-siːz)
  1. another name for pseudoarthrosis
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nearthrosis in Medicine

nearthrosis

(nē′är-thrōsĭs)
n.
  1. A pseudarthrosis arising in an ununited fracture.
  2. A new joint resulting from a total joint replacement operation.
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