A Definition Of Suture
Source: Adapted from the National Institutes of Health

What does the term “suture” mean? The term “suture” refers to 1. the joining together of certain vertebrate bones, especially of the skull. 2. a stitch or stitches made to close a wound. 3. the material used in closing a wound with stitches. To find out more about this term, please search the news section of this website for related articles and information.