myringectomy

[mĭr′ĭn-jĕktə-mē]

n.

The excision of the tympanic membrane of the ear.myringodectomy

Nearby words

  1. myriad,
  2. myriad-leaf,
  3. myriapod,
  4. myrica,
  5. myringa,
  6. myringitis,
  7. myringo-,
  8. myringodectomy,
  9. myringoplasty,
  10. myringostapediopexy


The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.