uvulopalatopharyngoplasty definition

  • noun:
    • A surgical procedure regularly remove structure in the throat.
    • surgical resection of unneeded palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to heal extreme cases of snoring (with or without anti snoring)

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