Above the age of six, the choice lies between osteoclasis and osteotomy.
osteotomy of the front of the os calcis and neck of the astragalus will at times be necessary for a radical cure.
The osteotomy had been performed under carbolic acid spray and with all the details of antiseptic surgery.
On April 5th, three weeks after the osteotomy, a lipoma was removed from another patient aged twenty-one years.
osteotomy os·te·ot·o·my (ŏs'tē-ŏt'ə-mē)
Surgical division or sectioning of bone.