coccygotomy

[ kŏk′sĭ-gŏtə-mē ]

n.

An operation for freeing the coccyx from its attachments.

Nearby words

  1. coccygeal plexus,
  2. coccygeal sinus,
  3. coccygectomy,
  4. coccyges,
  5. coccygodynia,
  6. coccyodynia,
  7. coccyx,
  8. coch.,
  9. coch. amp.,
  10. coch. mag.


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