cheiroplasty


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cheiroplasty

/chei·ro·plas·ty/ (ki´ro-plas″te) plastic surgery on the hand.

cheiroplasty

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chiroplasty

(kī′rə-plăs′tē)
n.
Plastic surgery on the hand.

cheiroplasty

[kī′rōplas′tē]
a surgical procedure to restore an injured or congenitally deformed hand to normal use. Also called chiroplasty. cheiroplastic, adj.

chei·ro·plas·ty

, chiroplasty (kī'rō-plas-tē)
Rarely used term for surgical repair of the hand.
[cheiro- + G. plastos, formed]

cheiroplasty

Plastic surgery on the hand.
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