Definition of AKA (above the knee amputation)

Reviewed on 3/29/2021

AKA (above the knee amputation): In general usage, this would be read to mean "also known as." However, in medical parlance, AKA means "above the knee amputation." AKA is as opposed to BKA, a below-the-knee amputation.

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