coccygectomy

[kŏk′sə-jĕktə-mē]

n.

Surgical removal of the coccyx.

Nearby words

  1. coccygeal ganglion,
  2. coccygeal muscle,
  3. coccygeal nerve,
  4. coccygeal plexus,
  5. coccygeal sinus,
  6. coccyges,
  7. coccygodynia,
  8. coccygotomy,
  9. coccyodynia,
  10. coccyx


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