ossiculotomy

ossiculotomy

 [os″ĭ-ku-lot´ah-me]
incision of the auditory ossicles.
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os·si·cu·lot·o·my

(os'i-kyū-lot'ŏ-mē),
Division of one of the ossicles of the middle ear.
[L. ossiculum, ossicle, + G. tomē, incision]
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ossiculotomy

(ŏ-sĭk′yə-lŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical division of a middle ear ossicle or of a fibrous band causing ankylosis between two ossicles.
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os·si·cu·lot·o·my

(ŏ-sik'yū-lot'ŏ-mē)
Division of one of the processes of the ossicles of the middle ear, or of a fibrous band causing ankylosis between any two ossicles.
[L. ossiculum, ossicle, + G. tomē, incision]
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