laminectomy definition

  • noun:
    • surgery of the posterior arch of a vertebra.
    • The surgical treatment to eliminate the bony arch or lamina from a single or even more vertebrae.
    • In surgery, exsection associated with the laminæ of just one or even more for the vertebræ to ease pressure upon the spinal-cord.
    • surgical removal associated with bony arches on a single or maybe more vertebrae

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