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    • severing the corpus callosum to ensure communication between…
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callosotomy definition

  • noun:
    • severing the corpus callosum to ensure communication between the cerebral hemispheres is interrupted (in instances of extreme intractable epilepsy)
    • severing the corpus callosum so communication involving the cerebral hemispheres is interrupted (in cases of serious intractable epilepsy)
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