tarsotomy


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tar·sot·o·my

(tar-sot'ŏ-mē),
1. Incision of the tarsal cartilage of an eyelid.
2. Rarely used term for any operation on the tarsus of the foot.
[tarso- + G. tomē, incision]

tarsotomy

/tar·sot·o·my/ (tahr-sot´ah-me) blepharotomy.

tarsotomy

(tär-sŏt′ə-mē)
n.
1. Surgical incision of the tarsal cartilage of an eyelid.
2. An operation on the tarsus of the foot.

tar·sot·o·my

(tahr-sot'ŏ-mē)
1. Incision of the tarsal cartilage of an eyelid.
2. Any operation on the tarsus of the foot.
[tarso- + G. tomē, incision]

tarsotomy

surgical incision of a tarsus, or an eyelid.
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