campotomy

campotomy

 [kam-pot´ah-me]
the stereotaxic surgical technique of producing a lesion in Forel's fields, beneath the thalamus, for correction of tremor in Parkinson's disease.

campotomy

/cam·pot·o·my/ (kam-pot´ah-me) the stereotaxic surgical technique of producing a lesion in Forel's fields, beneath the thalamus, for correction of tremor in Parkinson's disease.