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What is the surgical fracture of a bone to correct a deformity called?

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In brief: An Osteotomy

In brief: An Osteotomy

Osteotomy.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Kirk Churukian
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: Osteotomy!

Surgical fractures are called osteotomies.
Usually the bones are cut in a precise fashion as opposed to the violent irregular breaks inherent in a fracure.

In brief: Osteotomy!

Surgical fractures are called osteotomies.
Usually the bones are cut in a precise fashion as opposed to the violent irregular breaks inherent in a fracure.
Dr. Kirk Churukian
Dr. Kirk Churukian
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