orchotomy

orchotomy

[awr-kot-uh-mee]
noun, plural orchotomies. Surgery.

Origin:
< Greek órch(is) testicle + -o- + -tomy

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orchotomy

noun
surgical incision into the testis to obtain material for analysis (as in cases of abnormally low sperm count) 
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