cingulotomy

[sĭng′gyə-lŏtə-mē]

n.

Electrolytic destruction of the cortex and white matter of the cingulate gyrus and the anterior corpus callosum.

Nearby words

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


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