cingulectomy

[ sĭng′gyə-lĕktə-mē ]

n.

Surgical removal of a portion of the cingulate gyrus.

Nearby words

  1. cineritious,
  2. cingalese,
  3. cingulate,
  4. cingulate gyrus,
  5. cingulate sulcus,
  6. cingulotomy,
  7. cingulum,
  8. cinisello balsamo,
  9. cinna,
  10. cinnabar


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