metatarsectomy

metatarsectomy

 [met″ah-tahr-sek´to-me]
excision or resection of a metatarsal bone.
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met·a·tar·sec·to·my

(met'ă-tar-sek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of one or all of the metatarsals.
[metarsus + G. ektomē, excision]
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metatarsectomy

(mĕt′ə-tär-sĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of the metatarsus.
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metatarsectomy

Excision of the metatarsus, see there.
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metatarsectomy

Orthopedics Excision of the metatarsus, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

met·a·tar·sec·to·my

(met'ă-tahr-sek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the metatarsus.
[metarsus + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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A sound example is the selection of a sub-total metatarsectomy instead of a transmetatarsal amputation for treating extensive and unstable scars in the forepart of the sole.