rachiotomy


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rachiotomy

 [ra″ke-ot´ah-me]
incision of a vertebra or the vertebral column.

lam·i·not·o·my

(lam-i-not'ŏ-mē),
Excision of a portion of a vertebral lamina resulting in enlargement of the intervertebral foramen for the purpose of relieving pressure in a spinal nerve root.
Synonym(s): rachiotomy
[L. lamina, layer, + G. tomē, incision]

rachiotomy

/ra·chi·ot·o·my/ (-ot´ah-me) incision of a vertebra or the vertebral column.

rachiotomy

(rā′kē-ŏt′ə-mē)

rachiotomy

lam·i·not·o·my

(lam'i-not'ŏ-mē)
An operation on one or more vertebral laminae.
Synonym(s): rachiotomy.
[L. lamina, layer, + G. tomē, incision]

rachiotomy

incision of a vertebra or the vertebral column.