disarticulation


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dis·ar·tic·u·la·tion

(dis'ar-tik'yū-lā'shŭn),
Amputation of a limb through a joint, without cutting of bone.
[L. dis-, apart, + articulus, joint]

disarticulation

/dis·ar·tic·u·la·tion/ (dis″ahr-tik″u-la´shun) exarticulation; amputation or separation at a joint.

disarticulation

(dĭs′är-tĭk′yə-lā′shən)
n.
The amputation of a limb through a joint, without the cutting of bone.

disarticulation

[dis′ärtik′yəlā′shən]
Etymology: L, dis, articulare, to divide into joints
separation of a joint without cutting through a bone.

disarticulation

Orthopedics The amputation of an extremity at the joint. See Amputation.

dis·ar·tic·u·la·tion

(dis'ahr-tik'yū-lā'shŭn)
Amputation of a limb through a joint, without cutting of bone.
Synonym(s): exarticulation.
[L. dis-, apart, + articulus, joint]

disarticulation

A separation at a joint.

disarticulation

limb or digit amputation, through a joint

dis·ar·tic·u·la·tion

(dis'ahr-tik'yū-lā'shŭn)
Amputation of a limb through a joint, without cutting of bone.
Synonym(s): exarticulation.
[L. dis-, apart, + articulus, joint]

disarticulation (dis´ärtik´ūlā´shən),

n the amputation or separation of joint parts, as in hemimandibulectomy, with inclusion of the condyloid process of the mandible.

disarticulation

amputation or separation at a joint.
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