scalenotomy

sca·le·not·o·my

(skā'lĕ-not'ŏ-mē),
Division or section of one or more of the anterior scalene muscle, usually the anterior scalene.
[scalene + G. tomē, incision]

scalenotomy

/sca·le·not·o·my/ (ska″lĕ-not´ah-me) division of the scalenus muscle.

scalenotomy

(skā′lə-nŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical division or section of the anterior scalene muscle.

sca·le·not·o·my

(skā'lĕ-not'ŏ-mē)
Division or section of the anterior scalene muscle.
[scalene + G. tomē, incision]
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Pectoralis minor tenotomy and anterior scalenotomy with special reference to the hyperabduction syndrome and " effort thrombosis" of the subclavian vein.
Rosati and Lord (15) added claviculectomy to anterior exploration, scalenotomy, resection of the cervical rib (when one was present), and section of the pectoralis minor and subclavian muscles as well as of the costoclavicular membrane.