hypotympanotomy

hypotympanotomy

 [hi″po-tim″pah-not´ah-me]
surgical opening of the hypotympanum.
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hy·po·tym·pa·not·o·my

(hī'pō-tim'pă-not'ŏ-mē),
Operative procedure for the excision, without sacrifice of hearing, of small tumors confined to the lower portion of the tympanic cavity.
[hypo- + G. tympanon, tympanum, + tomē, incision]
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hy·po·tym·pa·not·o·my

(hī'pō-tim-pă-not'ŏ-mē)
Surgical extirpation, without sacrifice of hearing, of small tumors confined to the lower tympanic cavity.
[hypo- + G. tympanon, tympanum, + tomē, incision]
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