tenectomy

tenectomy

 [tĕ-nek´tah-me]
excision of a lesion of a tendon or of a tendon sheath.

te·nec·to·my

(tĕ-nek'tŏ-mē),
Resection of part of a tendon.
Synonym(s): tenonectomy
[G. tenōn, tendon, + ektomē, excision]

tenectomy

/te·nec·to·my/ (tĕ-nek´tah-me) excision of a lesion of a tendon or of a tendon sheath.

tenectomy

(tĕ-nĕk′tə-mē)
n.
The surgical resection of part of a tendon.

te·nec·to·my

(tĕ-nek'tŏ-mē)
Resection of part of a tendon.
Synonym(s): tenonectomy.
[G. tenōn, tendon, + ektomē, excision]

tenectomy

excision of a lesion of a tendon or of a tendon sheath.

deep digital flexor tenectomy
cat claws remain retracted.
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