cardiotomy

[ kär′dē-ŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision of the heart wall.
Incision of the cardiac end of the stomach.

Nearby words

  1. colosseum,
  2. colossian,
  3. colossians,
  4. colossus,
  5. colossus of rhodes,
  6. colostomy bag,
  7. colostrorrhea,
  8. colostrum,
  9. colotomy,
  10. colour


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