diaphysectomy

diaphysectomy

 [di″ah-fĭ-zek´to-me]
excision of part of a diaphysis.
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di·a·phy·sec·to·my

(dī'ă-fi-sek'tŏ-mē),
Partial or complete removal of the shaft of a long bone.
[diaphysis + G. ektomē, excision]
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diaphysectomy

(dī-ăf′ĭ-sĕk′tə-mē, dī′ə-fĭ-)
n.
The partial or complete removal of the shaft of a long bone.
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di·a·phy·sec·to·my

(dī'ă-fi-sek'tŏ-mē)
Partial or complete removal of the shaft of a long bone.
[diaphysis + G. ektomē, excision]
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