transcondylar

adj.

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  • transcondylar — Across or through the condyles; denoting the line of bone incision in Carden amputation. * * * trans·con·dy·lar kän də lər adj passing through a pair of condyles <a transcondylar fracture of the humerus> …   Medical dictionary

  • transcondylar — adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • transcondylar fracture — fracture of the humerus in which the line of fracture is at the level of the condyles, traverses the fossae, and is in part within the capsule of the joint; called also diacondylar f …   Medical dictionary

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  • Amputation — Removal of part or all of a body part enclosed by skin. For example, removal of part of a finger or an entire finger would be termed an amputation. Removal of an appendix, on the other hand, would not be termed amputation. A person who has… …   Medical dictionary

  • fracture — 1. To break. 2. A break, especially the breaking of a bone or cartilage. [L. fractura, a break] apophysial f. separation of apophysis from bone. articular f. a f. involving the joint …   Medical dictionary

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  • TCA — • T cell A locus; • tentorium cerebelli attachment; • terminal cancer; • tetracyclic antidepressant; • thyrocalcitonin; • topological constraint algorithm; • total cholic acid; • total circulating albumin; • total circulatory arrest; • total… …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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