synechotomy

synechotomy

 [sin″ĕ-kot´ah-me]
incision of a synechia.
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synechotomy

(sĭn″ĕk-ŏt′ō-mē) [″ + tome, incision]
The division of a synechia or adhesion.
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Lensectomy and synechotomy were performed without intraocular lens implantation while the patient continued antifungal therapy due to cataract progression and recurrence of the infection after treatment was discontinued (Figure 3c).