pancreatotomy

pancreatotomy

[pan-kree-uh-tot-uh-mee, pang-]
noun, plural pancreatotomies. Surgery.
incision of the pancreas.

Origin:
1885–90; pancreato- + -tomy

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pancreatotomy pan·cre·a·tot·o·my (pāng'krē-ə-tŏt'ə-mē, pān'-)
n.
Incision of the pancreas.

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