definitions
  • synonyms

epimysiotomy

[ ĕp′ə-mĭz′ē-ŏtə-mē, -mĭzh′ē- ]

n.

Incision or sectioning of a muscle within its sheath.

Nearby words

epimerism, epimerize, epimorphism, epimorphosis, epimyocardium, epimysiotomy, epimysium, epinaos, epinasty, epinephrine, epinephrine reversal
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.