glossoplasty


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glossoplasty

 [glos´o-plas″te]
plastic surgery of the tongue.

glos·so·plas·ty

(glos'ō-plas'tē),
Plastic surgery of the tongue.
[glosso- + G. plastos, formed]

glossoplasty

/glos·so·plas·ty/ (glos´o-plas″te) plastic surgery of the tongue.

glossoplasty

(glô′sə-plăs′tē)
n.
Reparative or plastic surgery of the tongue.

glossoplasty

[glos′ōplas′tē]
Etymology: Gk, glossa + plassein, to mold
a surgical procedure or plastic surgery on the tongue performed to correct a congenital anomaly, repair an injury, or restore a measure of function after excision of a malignant lesion.

glos·so·plas·ty

(glos'ō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the tongue.
[glosso- + G. plastos, formed]

glos·so·plas·ty

(glos'ō-plas-tē)
Surgical repair of the tongue.
[glosso- + G. plastos, formed]

glossoplasty (glôs´ōplastē),

n a surgical procedure performed on the tongue.

glossoplasty

plastic surgery of the tongue.