myotomy definition

  • noun:
    • The surgical treatment of cutting or making a cut in a muscle or muscular organ.
    • An anatomical dissection of a body, particularly one utilized for instructional purposes.
    • The dissection, or that part of anatomy which treats for the dissection, of muscle tissue.
    • Dissection of muscles; muscular physiology.
    • A surgical operation consisting inside unit of muscle tissue.
    • surgical cut or division of a muscle

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