varicotomy

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varicotomy

 [var″ĭ-kot´ah-me]
excision of a varix or of a varicose vein.
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var·i·cot·o·my

(var'i-kot'ŏ-mē),
An operation for varicose veins by subcutaneous incision.
[varico- + G. tomē, a cutting]
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varicotomy

(văr′ĭ-kŏt′ə-mē)
n. pl. varicoto·mies
Surgical removal of varicose veins.
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var·i·cot·o·my

(var'i-kot'ŏ-mē)
An operation for varicose veins by subcutaneous incision.
[varico- + G. tomē, a cutting]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012