circular amputation

circular amputation

circular amputation [sûr′kyə-lər] n. Amputation performed by making a circular incision through the skin, higher up through the muscles, and continuing even higher through the bone but staying vertical to the long axis of the limb.

  • What It Really Means to Call Someone “Crude”
  • Can You Translate These Famous Phrases From Emoji?
  • These Are the Longest Words in English
  • These Are the Saddest Phrases in English
  • The American Heritage® Stedman’s Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    48 queries 1.153