tarsectomy


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tarsectomy

 [tahr-sek´tah-me]
1. excision of one or more bones of the tarsus.
2. excision of the tarsus of the eyelid.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tar·sec·to·my

(tar-sek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the tarsus of the foot or of a segment of the tarsus of an eyelid.
[tarsus + G. ektomē, excision]
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tarsectomy

(tär-sĕk′tə-mē)
n.
1. Surgical excision of the tarsus of the foot.
2. Surgical excision of a segment of the tarsus of an eyelid.
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tar·sec·to·my

(tahr-sek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the tarsus of the foot or of a segment of the tarsus of an eyelid.
[tarsus + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012