uvulotomy


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Related to uvulotomy: uvula, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, uvulectomy, uvuloptosis

uvulotomy

 [u″vu-lot´ah-me]
the cutting off of the uvula or a part of it.

u·vu·lot·o·my

(yū-vyū-lot'ŏ-mē),
Any cutting operation on the uvula.
[uvulo- + G. tomē, a cutting]

uvulotomy

/uvu·lot·o·my/ (u″vu-lot´ah-me) the cutting off of the uvula or a part of it.

uvulotomy

(yo͞o′vyə-lŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision of the uvula.

uvulotomy

[yo̅o̅′vyəlot′əmē]
the surgical removal of all or part of the uvula.

uvulotomy

An obsolete surgical procedure in which the palatine uvula was excised.

u·vu·lot·o·my

(ū'vyū-lot'ŏ-mē)
Any cutting operation on the uvula.
[uvulo- + G. tomē, a cutting]

u·vu·lot·o·my

(yū'vyū-lot'ŏ-mē)
Any cutting operation on the uvula.
[uvulo- + G. tomē, a cutting]