Chopart amputation

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Cho·part am·pu·ta·tion

(shō-pahr'),
amputation through the midtarsal joint; that is, between the tarsal navicular and the calcaneocuboid joints.

Cho·part am·pu·ta·tion

(shō-pahr' amp'yū-tā'shŭn)
Amputation through the midtarsal joint; i.e., between the tarsal navicular and the calcaneocuboid joints.
Synonym(s): mediotarsal amputation.

Chopart amputation

Disarticulation at the midtarsal joint.

Chopart,

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
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Chopart osseous joint injury
Chopart partial foot prosthesis