fixature

fixature

(ˈfɪksətʃə)
n
anything that holds an object in place, whether by physical or chemical meansa gel, spray or other agent for fixing hair in place
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Key: Ex-Fix = External fixature; K wire = Kirachner's wire, DHS = Dynamic hip scew, DCS = Dynamic Compression screw
The treatment of femoral fractures by plaster cast application and external skeletal fixatures does not provide stable fixation at fracture site.