phrenicotripsy

phren·i·cla·si·a

(fren'i-klā'zē-ă),
Crushing of a section of the phrenic nerve to produce a temporary paralysis of the diaphragm.
[phreni- + G. klasis, a breaking away]
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phren·i·cla·si·a

(fren'i-klā'zē-ă)
Crushing of a section of the phrenic nerve to producea temporary paralysis of the diaphragm.
Synonym(s): phrenicotripsy.
[phreni- + G. klasis, a breaking away]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012