alveolotomy

alveolotomy

 [al″ve-ah-lot´ah-me]
incision of the alveolar process.

al·ve·o·lot·o·my

(al-vē'ō-lot'ō-mē),
Surgical opening into a dental alveolus to allow drainage of pus from a periapical or other intraosseous abscess.
[alveolo- + G. tomē, incision]

alveolotomy

[al′vē·əlot′əmē]
an incision of a dental alveolus performed to drain pus from a dental infection.

al·ve·o·lot·o·my

(alvē-ō-lotŏ-mē)
Surgical opening into a dental alveolus to allow drainage of pus from a periapical or other intraosseous abscess.
[alveolo- + G. tomē, incision]

al·ve·o·lot·o·my

(alvē-ō-lotŏ-mē)
Surgical opening into a dental alveolus to allow drainage of pus from a periapical or other intraosseous abscess.
[alveolo- + G. tomē, incision]

alveolotomy

incision of the alveolar process.