Teale amputation

Teale am·pu·ta·tion

(tēl amp'yū-tā'shŭn)
1. Surgical removal of the lower half of the forearm or of thigh, with a long posterior rectangular flap and a short anterior one.
2. Surgical removal of the leg, with a long anterior rectangular flap and a short posterior one.


Thomas P., English surgeon, 1801-1868.
Teale amputation - amputation of the forearm, thigh, or leg.