Hancock amputation

Han·cock am·pu·ta·tion

(han'kok),
amputation of the foot through the astragalus.

Han·cock am·pu·ta·tion

(han'kok amp'yū-tā'shŭn)
Surgical removal of the foot through the astragalus (talus).

Hancock,

Henry, English surgeon, 1809-1880.
Hancock amputation - amputation of the foot through the astragalus.
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