semilunar bone


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semilunar bone

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Noun1.semilunar bone - one of the eight small wrist bonessemilunar bone - one of the eight small wrist bones  
carpal, carpal bone, wrist bone - any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates
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We creatively applied this technique in the treatment of ischemic necrosis and ganglion cyst of semilunar bone and acquired satisfactory outcomes.[sup][13] Clavicle is characterized by an “S” shape, and a fracture more often in the intermediate third, commonly accompanied by a significant displacement.