A knife for incising the stomach.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
gastrotomeAn older term for a knife used to cut into the stomach.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
gastrotome(gas′trŏ-tōm″) [ gastro- + -tome]
An instrument formerly used for incising the stomach or abdomen.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners