dermatoplasty

[ der-mat-uh-plas-tee, dur-muh-tuh- ]
/ dərˈmæt əˌplæs ti, ˈdɜr mə tə- /

noun Surgery.


Nearby words

  1. dermatopathy,
  2. dermatophagoides pteronyssinus,
  3. dermatophyte,
  4. dermatophytid,
  5. dermatophytosis,
  6. dermatopolyneuritis,
  7. dermatosclerosis,
  8. dermatosis,
  9. dermatosis medicamentosa,
  10. dermatosis papulosa nigra

Origin of dermatoplasty


Related formsder·mat·o·plas·tic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for dermatoplasty

dermatoplasty

/ (ˈdɜːmətəʊˌplæstɪ) /

noun

any surgical operation on the skin, esp skin grafting
Derived Formsdermatoplastic, adjective

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Medicine definitions for dermatoplasty

dermatoplasty

[ dûrmə-tō-plās′tē ]

n.

The use of skin grafts in plastic surgery to correct defects or replace skin destroyed by injury or disease.dermoplasty
Related formsder′ma•to•plastic (-plăstĭk) adj.


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