1. amputation of the leg, the flap being large and on the outer side;
2. amputation of the foot; disarticulation of the foot through the subtalar joint and the talo-navicular joint.
Far·a·beuf am·pu·ta·tion(fahr'ă-buf amp'yū-tā'shŭn)
1. Surgical removal of the leg, the flap being large and on the outer side.
2. Surgical removal of the foot; disarticulation of the foot through the subtalar joint and the talonavicular joint.
Farabeuf,Louis H., French surgeon, 1841-1910.
Farabeuf amputation - amputation of the leg or of the foot.
Farabeuf bone-holding forceps
Farabeuf double-ended retractor
Farabeuf triangle - the triangle formed by the internal jugular and facial veins and the hypoglossal nerve.