splenotomy


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splenotomy

 [sple-not´ah-me]
incision of the spleen.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sple·not·o·my

(splē-not'ŏ-mē),
1. Anatomy or dissection of the spleen.
2. Surgical incision of the spleen.
[spleno- + G. tomē, incision]
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splenotomy

(splĭ-nŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision into the spleen.
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sple·not·o·my

(splē-not'ŏ-mē)
1. Anatomy or dissection of the spleen.
2. Surgical incision of the spleen.
[spleno- + G. tomē, incision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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