lacrimotomy


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lacrimotomy

 [lak″rĭ-mot´ah-me]
incision of the lacrimal gland, duct, or sac.
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lac·ri·mot·o·my

(lak'ri-mot'ŏ-mē),
The operation of incising the lacrimal duct or sac.
[L. lacrima, tear, + G. tomē, incision]
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lacrimotomy

(lăk′rə-mŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Incision of the lacrimal duct or sac.
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lac·ri·mot·o·my

(lak'ri-mot'ŏ-mē)
The operation of incising the lacrimal duct or sac.
[L. lacrima, tear, + G. tomē, incision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012