tarsectomy


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Related to tarsectomy: acetabulectomy, metatarsectomy, metacarpectomy

tarsectomy

 [tahr-sek´tah-me]
1. excision of one or more bones of the tarsus.
2. excision of the tarsus of the eyelid.

tar·sec·to·my

(tar-sek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the tarsus of the foot or of a segment of the tarsus of an eyelid.
[tarsus + G. ektomē, excision]

tarsectomy

/tar·sec·to·my/ (tahr-sek´tah-me)
1. excision of one or more bones of the tarsus.
2. excision of the tarsus of an eyelid.

tarsectomy

(tär-sĕk′tə-mē)
n.
1. Surgical excision of the tarsus of the foot.
2. Surgical excision of a segment of the tarsus of an eyelid.

tar·sec·to·my

(tahr-sek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the tarsus of the foot or of a segment of the tarsus of an eyelid.
[tarsus + G. ektomē, excision]

tarsectomy

1. excision of one or more bones of the tarsus.
2. excision of the cartilage of the eyelid.