Pirogoff's amputation

noun
Pi·​ro·​goff's amputation
variants: or Pirogoff amputation \ ˌpir-​ə-​ˈgȯf(s)-​ How to pronounce Pirogoff amputation (audio) \

Medical Definition of Pirogoff's amputation

: amputation of the foot through the articulation of the ankle with retention of part of the calcaneus — compare syme's amputation

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