rectotomy


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proc·tot·o·my

(prok-tot'ŏ-mē),
An incision into the rectum.
Synonym(s): rectotomy
[procto- + G. tomē, incision]
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rectotomy

(rĕk-tŏt′ə-mē)
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proc·tot·o·my

(prok-tot'ŏ-mē)
An incision into the rectum.
Synonym(s): rectotomy.
[procto- + G. tomē, incision]
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