Exarticulation


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Ex`ar`tic`u`la´tion


n.1.Luxation; the dislocation of a joint.
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Alternate deflighting procedures, such as tenectomy, neurectomy, carpal joint ankylosis, carpal exarticulation, or amputation, may be performed; however, each has certain limitations or risk of postoperative complications.
The tumor was removed via block resection of the right mandible with exarticulation.