metacarpectomy

metacarpectomy

 [met″ah-kahr-pek´to-me]
excision or resection of a metacarpal bone.
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met·a·car·pec·to·my

(met'ă-kar-pek'tō-mē),
Excision of one or all of the metacarpals.
[metacarpus + G. ektomē, excision]
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metacarpectomy

(mĕt′ə-kär-pĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of one or all of the metacarpals of the hand.
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metacarpectomy

The partial or complete surgical excision of the wrist bones.
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metacarpectomy

Surgical excision of the wrist
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

met·a·car·pec·to·my

(met'ă-kahr-pek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of one or all of the metacarpals.
[metacarpus + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012