perineotomy


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perineotomy

 [per″ĭ-ne-ot´ah-me]
incision of the perineum.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

per·i·ne·ot·o·my

(per'i-nē-ot'ŏ-mē),
Incision into the perineum to facilitate childbirth.
See also: episiotomy.
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perineotomy

(pĕr′ə-nē-ŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision into the perineum, as in external urethrotomy or lithotomy or to facilitate childbirth.
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per·i·ne·ot·o·my

(per'i-nē-ot'ŏ-mē)
Incision into the perineum to facilitate childbirth.
See also: episiotomy
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012