"Suture Anchors" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Implants used in arthroscopic surgery and other orthopedic procedures to attach soft tissue to bone. One end of a suture is tied to soft tissue and the other end to the implant. The anchors are made of a variety of materials including titanium, stainless steel, or absorbable polymers.
- Suture Anchors
- Anchor, Suture
- Anchors, Suture
- Suture Anchor
- Bone Anchors
- Anchor, Bone
- Anchors, Bone
- Bone Anchor
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