chiroplasty


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chiroplasty

(kī′rə-plăs′tē)
n.
Variant of cheiroplasty.
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chei·ro·plas·ty

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

(kī′rō-plăs″tē) [″ + plassein, to form]
Plastic surgery on the hand.
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