Dearticulation | definition of dearticulation by Medical dictionary
Signifying the surgical amputation of a limb at a joint.
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The purpose was to identify common patterns of dearticulation
and imbalance of integrated management systems (HSEQ), which can be approached with a model that articulates said systems.
They were treated with debridement, amputation of some parts of the foot, sequestrectomy, and dearticulation
. Vacuum therapy and skin grafting were also done.
My point here is to argue for reconsideration of the process of abjection, a process referenced by Diana Fuss and developed most fruitfully by Julia Kristeva, in the dearticulation
of meaning and identity.(6) Rather, I would suggest that abjection is characterized by an excess of meaning.