ventriculomastoidostomy

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ventriculomastoidostomy ven·tric·u·lo·mas·toid·os·to·my (věn-trĭk'yə-lō-mās'toi-dŏs'tə-mē)
n.
A surgical procedure used in treating hydrocephalus in which a communication is established between the lateral cerebral ventricle and the mastoid antrum.

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