TITLE

supramalleolar

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2110
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "supramalleolar" is presented. It means located above either side of malleolus.
ACCESSION #
21247428

 

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