graduated tenotomy


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tenotomy

 [ten-ot´ah-me]
transection of a tendon; called also tendon release.
graduated tenotomy partial transection of a tendon.
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grad·u·at·ed te·not·o·my

partial incisions of the tendon of an eye muscle for correction of strabismus.
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graduated tenotomy

(grăj′o͞o-ā′tĭd)
n.
Partial incisions of the tendon of an eye muscle to correct a slight degree of strabismus.
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grad·u·at·ed ten·ot·o·my

(graj'ū-āt'ĕd te-not'ŏ-mē)
Partial incisions of the tendon of an eye muscle for correction of strabismus.
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