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Surgical incision of the ear.
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ototomy(1) Dissection of the ear.
(2) (Surgical) incision of the ear.
Ototomy is not used in the working medical parlance.
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ototomy(ō-tŏt′ō-mē) [″ + tome, incision]
Incision or dissection of the ear.
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