synchondrotomy


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synchondrotomy

 [sin″kon-drot´ah-me]
division of a synchondrosis, as in symphysiotomy.

sym·phys·i·ot·o·my

, symphyseotomy (sim-fiz'ē-ot'ŏ-mē),
Division of the pubic joint to increase the capacity of a contracted pelvis sufficiently to permit passage of a living child.
Synonym(s): synchondrotomy
[symphysis + G. tomē, incision]

synchondrotomy

/syn·chon·drot·o·my/ (-kon-drot´ah-me) division of a synchondrosis.

synchondrotomy

(sĭn′kŏn-drŏt′ə-mē)

sym·phys·i·ot·o·my

, symphyseotomy (sim-fiz'ē-ot'ŏ-mē)
Division of the pubic joint to increase the capacity of a contracted pelvis sufficiently to permit passage of a living child.
Synonym(s): pelviotomy (1) , pelvitomy, synchondrotomy.
[symphysis + G. tomē, incision]

synchondrotomy

division of a synchondrosis.