amputee


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am·pu·tee

(am'pyū-tē'),
A person with one or more limbs either partially or entirely amputated.

amputee

(ăm′pyo͝o-tē′)
n.
A person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation.

amputee

[am′pyo̅o̅tē′]
a person who has had one or more extremities traumatically or surgically removed.

am·pu·tee

(amp'yū-tē')
A person with an amputated limb or part of limb.

amputee

A person who has suffered an AMPUTATION.
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Popow is in the country to train the amputees to run on sports prosthetics.
To date, the New England Amputee Association, which was originally called Central Mass Limb Loss Support Group, has 250 on its rolls, and receives requests for information from families, patients, doctors and hospitals across the region.
Louagie stated that Advanced Amputee Solutions was established by Gordon Maniere, a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom whose father is a below-the-knee amputee.
Amputee Empowerment Partners is an offshoot of the Hanger Clinic, an Austin, Texas-based provider of orthotic and prosthetic solutions with more than 700 clinics nationwide.
Limbcare founder Ray Edwards MBE, a quadruple amputee, said: "Taking down this image is tantamount to sweeping us under the carpet.
He has started a trust, Aditya Mehta Foundation, to encourage amputees to take up sports.
uk EAFA, the England Amputee Football Association is the charity that supports the development and creation of footballing opportunities for amputees, the congenitally deficient and those with limb affecting disabilities that who don't qualify for other disciplines of the sport.
But Oliveira, whose country will host the Olympics and Paralympics in 2016, showed he was the man to take the sport to a new level in the fastest amputee race ever.
Polzin has led to greater leniency in the screening of active-duty and veteran amputees flying on the nations airlines.
Since arteries may be obstructed in the young as well as in the old, the term geriatric amputee should probably be abolished, and the title, "Amputations and prostheses in case of decreased arterial supply in the extremities and in the stump" be used instead.
LAND Rover were the main sponsors for an amazing story of amputee former servicemen taking part in the gruelling Dakar Rally.