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intramedullary

(ˌɪntrəmɪˈdʌlərɪ)
adj
(Medicine) med located within the spinal cord, the medulla oblongata, or bone marrow
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Contract award notice: Delivery of gamma nails, Intramedullary nails, Lcp inserts and washers, Orthopedic implants .
Conclusions: We conclude that preoperative MRI could be a useful method in determining intramedullary malignant bone tumor boundaries and may serve as an accepted assessment method of long bone tumors before limb-sparing surgery.
Medical device company IntraFuse reported on Wednesday the receipt of the US Food and Drug Administration's (USFDA) 510(k) clearance for its FlexThread Fibula Pin System that provides intramedullary fixation as well as proper bone alignment for most fractures of the large, long bones of the body.
The two primary options for treatment of proximal femoral fractures are intramedullary fixation and extramedullary fixation.
1,2) The majority are treated conservatively by casting with operative options being plating and intramedullary nailing (IMN).
In this case report, we describe a rare clinical situation of acute arterial thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) after osteosynthesis, using an intramedullary Knowles pin, to treat nonunion of a midshaft clavicular fracture.
Summary: The surgery had fixed his fractures using a metal pin and a locked intramedullary nail in a trouble-free early morning operation
Intramedullary cavernomas are rare lesions constituting 5 to 12% of all intramedullary tumours.
Aim: We aimed to evaluate the clinical and radiological results of an intramedullary fixation system used in surgeries for fractures and deformities of osteogenesis imperfecta where we applied a new design corkscrew tipped intramedullary nailing.
Given the rapid clinical presentation, these findings raised the suspicion for an intramedullary spinal cord abscess (ISCA).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its IlluminOss System, which supports the treatment of fractures using patient-specific intramedullary implants.
KEY WORDS: Intramedullary nail, Nonunion, Subtrochanteric femur fracture.