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Amputation through foot

Known as: transmetatarsal amputation, Transmetatarsal Amputation of Foot, amputation transmetatarsal 
A surgical procedure in which all or part of the distal foot is removed distal to the tarsometatarsal joint(s).
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Multiple patient comorbidities and environmental factors increase the risk of incisional wound complications. The literature… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
INTRODUCTION Despite the frequent performance of minor foot amputations in patients with lower extremity vascular disease, little… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the reulceration and reamputation rates in a cohort of diabetic patients following first ray amputation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate outcomes of people with large diabetic foot wounds treated with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The purpose of this study is to report the prevalence of reamputation following resection of the great toe and first ray in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To compare how footwear (full-length shoe or short shoe), a total contact insert, a rigid rocker-bottom (RRB) sole, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The function of partially amputated feet in 10 patients with diabetes mellitus was studied. First-step bilateral barefoot plantar… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Recurrent ulceration following transmetatarsal amputation commonly results from hypertrophic bone formation or equinus deformity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and thrombosis was diagnosed in a 50-year-old man undergoing a repeat heart operation after… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
This study investigated healing rates of chronic diabetic neuropathic foot ulcerations located on the plantar surface of the… Expand
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