phalangectomy

phalangectomy

 [fal″an-jek´to-me]
excision of a phalanx.
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phal·an·gec·to·my

(fal'an-jek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of one or more of the phalanges of the hand or foot.
[phalang- + G. ektomē, excision]
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phalangectomy

(făl′ən-jĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of one or more phalanges of the hand or foot.
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phalangectomy

The excision of a phalanx.
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phal·an·gec·to·my

(fal'ăn-jek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of one or more of the phalanges of hand or foot.
[phalang- + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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