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Incision

Incision 1. Cleft, cut, gash. 2. An act or action of... Read More

Sclerotome

Definition noun, plural: sclerotomes (embryology) The somite that gives rise to the development of vertebrae and... Read More

Tail

tail 1. (Science: zoology) The terminal, and usually flexible, posterior appendage of an animal. The tail of mammals and... Read More

Fredet-ramstedt operation

Fredet-ramstedt operation --> pyloromyotomy (Science: procedure) longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the... Read More

Celiotomy

Celiotomy (Science: procedure) Transabdominal incision into the peritoneal cavity. Synonym: abdominal section, laparotomy,... Read More

Mastotomy

Mastotomy (Science: procedure) incision of the breast. Synonym: mammotomy. Origin: masto-- g. Tome,... Read More

Balsam

Balsam 1. A resin containing more or less of an essential or volatile oil. The balsams are aromatic resinous substances,... Read More

Mastich

Mastich --> mastic 1. (Science: botany) a low shrubby tree of the genus pistacia (P. Lentiscus), growing upon the islands... Read More

Bleed

Bleed 1. To emit blood; to lose blood; to run with blood, by whatever means; as, the arm bleeds; the wound bled freely; to... Read More

Leech

Leech 1. Physician or surgeon; a professor of the art of healing. alternative forms: leach Leech, heal thyself. (Wyclif... Read More

Pelviotomy

pelviotomy Pelvitomy Synonym: symphysiotomy. Synonym: pubiotomy. Synonym: pyelotomy. Origin: pelvio-- G. Tome,... Read More

Glossotomy

Glossotomy (Science: procedure) Any cutting operation on the tongue, usually to obtain access to further reaches of the... Read More

Atriotomy

Atriotomy (Science: procedure) surgical opening of an atrium. Origin: atrio-- g. Tome,... Read More

White line of toldt

Definition noun, plural: white lines of Toldt (1) The lateral peritoneal reflection along the outer edge of the ascending... Read More

Canthotomy

Definition noun The incision or cutting through the canthus. Supplement The procedure is often performed to release... Read More