Chopart, François

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Chopart, François

Fr. surgeon, 1743–1795.

Chopart amputation

Disarticulation at the midtarsal joint.

Chopart joint

The union of the remainder of the tarsal bones with the calcaneus and talus.


François, French surgeon, 1743-1795.
Chopart amputation - amputation through the midtarsal joint. Synonym(s): mediotarsal amputation
Chopart ankle dislocation
Chopart articulation
Chopart brace
Chopart fracture
Chopart joint - the synovial joints which act as a unit in allowing the front of the foot to pivot relative to the back of the foot about the longitudinal axis of the foot. Synonym(s): transverse tarsal joint
Chopart osseous joint injury
Chopart partial foot prosthesis