cordopexy

cordopexy

 [kor´do-pek″se]
surgical fixation of a vocal cord.
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cor·do·pex·y

(kōr'dō-pek'sē),
1. Operative fixation of any displaced anatomic cord.
2. Lateral fixation of one or both vocal cords to correct glottic stenosis.
[G. chordē, cord, + pēxis, fixation]
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cor·do·pexy

(kōr'dō-pek-sē)
1. Operative fixation of any displaced anatomic cord.
2. Lateral fixation of one or both vocal cords to correct glottic stenosis.
[G. chordē, cord, + pēxis, fixation]
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