astragalectomy


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astragalectomy

 [ah-strag″ah-lek´to-me]
excision of the astragalus.
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as·trag·a·lec·to·my

(as-trag'ă-lek'tō-mē),
Removal of the astragalus, or talus.
[astragalus, + G. ektomē, excision]
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astragalectomy

(ə-străg′ə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of the ankle bone.
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as·trag·a·lec·to·my

(as-trag'ă-lek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of the astragalus or talus.
[astragalus, + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012