TITLE

tarsomegaly

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2145
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "tarsomegaly" is presented. It refers to enlargement of the heel bone called the calcaneus.
ACCESSION #
21247929

 

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