kineplasty


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kineplasty

[′kin·ə‚plas·tē]
(medicine)
An amputation of a limb in which tendons are arranged in the stump to permit their use in moving parts of the prosthetic appliance. Also spelled cineplasty.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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