suture

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Synonyms for suture

a seam used in surgery

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thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together

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join with a suture

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In 1984, Neuber and Kuster recommended complete obliteration of dead space by buried sutures as a means of minimising the accumulation of blood in the wound.