Last revised by Henry Knipe on 2 Nov 2023

Trapeziectomy refers to the surgical removal of the trapezium. It may be performed in conjunction with a ligament reconstruction and tendon interposition. It is typically performed as a treatment for severe inflammatory arthritis and/or osteoarthritis of the 1st carpometacarpal joint.

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