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Suture Anchors
MeSH HeadingSuture Anchors
Tree NumberE07.695.755
Tree NumberE07.858.442.660.860
Tree NumberE07.858.690.650.860
Scope NoteImplants 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.
Entry TermBone Anchors
See AlsoTenodesis
Allowable QualifiersAE CL CT EC ES HI MI PS SD SN ST VE VI
Previous Indexing Suture Techniques (1993-2006)
History Note2007
Date of Entry20060705
Unique IDD053441


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Equipment and Supplies [E07]
   Prostheses and Implants [E07.695]
Absorbable Implants [E07.695.025]
Artificial Limbs [E07.695.050]
Auditory Brain Stem Implants [E07.695.075]
Bioprosthesis [E07.695.100]
Blood Vessel Prosthesis [E07.695.110]
Bone Nails [E07.695.120]
Bone Plates [E07.695.125]
Bone Screws [E07.695.130]
Breast Implants [E07.695.140]
Cochlear Implants [E07.695.150]
Defibrillators, Implantable [E07.695.175]
Dental Implants [E07.695.185]  +
Dental Prosthesis [E07.695.190]  +
Electrodes, Implanted [E07.695.202]  +
Embolic Protection Devices [E07.695.207]  +
Eye, Artificial [E07.695.225]
Fiducial Markers [E07.695.237]
Glaucoma Drainage Implants [E07.695.250]  +
Heart, Artificial [E07.695.300]  +
Heart Valve Prosthesis [E07.695.310]
Implants, Experimental [E07.695.340]
Internal Fixators [E07.695.350]
Joint Prosthesis [E07.695.400]  +
Larynx, Artificial [E07.695.450]
Lenses, Intraocular [E07.695.460]
Maxillofacial Prosthesis [E07.695.510]  +
Orbital Implants [E07.695.540]
Ossicular Prosthesis [E07.695.550]
Penile Prosthesis [E07.695.610]
Prosthesis Design [E07.695.680]  +
Septal Occluder Device [E07.695.715]
Stents [E07.695.750]  +
Suburethral Slings [E07.695.752]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSuture Anchors [E07.695.755]
Tissue Expansion Devices [E07.695.800]
Tissue Scaffolds [E07.695.825]
Urinary Sphincter, Artificial [E07.695.850]
Visual Prosthesis [E07.695.950]

 
Equipment and Supplies [E07]
   Surgical Equipment [E07.858]
      Orthopedic Equipment [E07.858.442]
         Orthopedic Fixation Devices [E07.858.442.660]
Bone Nails [E07.858.442.660.100]
Bone Plates [E07.858.442.660.110]
Bone Screws [E07.858.442.660.115]
Bone Wires [E07.858.442.660.120]
Casts, Surgical [E07.858.442.660.414]
External Fixators [E07.858.442.660.430]
Internal Fixators [E07.858.442.660.460]
Splints [E07.858.442.660.845]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSuture Anchors [E07.858.442.660.860]

 
Equipment and Supplies [E07]
   Surgical Equipment [E07.858]
      Surgical Fixation Devices [E07.858.690]
         Orthopedic Fixation Devices [E07.858.690.650]
Bone Nails [E07.858.690.650.100]
Bone Plates [E07.858.690.650.110]
Bone Screws [E07.858.690.650.115]
Bone Wires [E07.858.690.650.120]
Casts, Surgical [E07.858.690.650.414]
External Fixators [E07.858.690.650.430]
Internal Fixators [E07.858.690.650.460]
Splints [E07.858.690.650.845]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSuture Anchors [E07.858.690.650.860]

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