ciliectomy


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ciliectomy

 [sil″e-ek´to-me]
1. excision of a portion of the ciliary body.
2. excision of the portion of the eyelid containing the roots of the eyelashes.
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cy·clec·to·my

(sī-klek'tō-mē, sik-lek'tō-mē),
Excision of a portion of the ciliary body.
Synonym(s): ciliectomy
[cyclo- + G. ektomē, excision]
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ciliectomy

(sĭl′ē-ĕk′tə-mē)
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cy·clec·to·my

(sī-klek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of a portion of the ciliary body.
Synonym(s): ciliectomy.
[cyclo- + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012