arytenoidectomy

[ăr′ĭ-tē′noi-dĕktə-mē, ə-rĭt′n-oi-]

n.

Excision of an arytenoid cartilage.

Nearby words

  1. arylamine,
  2. arylate,
  3. arytenoid,
  4. arytenoid cartilage,
  5. arytenoid muscle,
  6. arytenoiditis,
  7. arytenoidopexy,
  8. arête,
  9. as,
  10. as . . . as


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