esophagotomy definition

  • noun:
    • The operation of earning an incision in to the esophagus for the purpose of getting rid of an obstruction.
    • The procedure of creating a cut to the esophagus, for the purpose of the removal of any foreign compound that obstructs the passageway.
    • In surgery, the operation of earning a cut to the esophagus, as for the intent behind removing any foreign material that obstructs the passageway.
    • See esophagotomy.

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