Definition of truncal in English:

truncal

Syllabification: trun·cal
Pronunciation: /ˈtrəNGkəl
 
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adjective

Medicine
  • Of or affecting the trunk of the body, or of a nerve.
    More example sentences
    • Cranial, truncal, and peripheral nerves are involved.
    • The patient underwent an exploratory laparotomy, resection of the gastric mass, pyloroplasty, truncal vagotomy, and cyst duodenostomy.
    • Pityriasis rosea may lead to a truncal macular rash, sometimes with pruritus.

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