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Introduction: Suture

Description of Suture

Suture: an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Suture: Materials used in closing a surgical or traumatic wound. (From Dorland, 28th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Suture: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Suture

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The following terms can be used for Suture

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Suture

The following list attempts to classify Suture into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • articulatio,articulation,joint
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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