orchiotomy

[ôr′kē-ŏtə-mē]

n.

An incision into a testis.

Nearby words

  1. orchio-,
  2. orchiocele,
  3. orchiopathy,
  4. orchiopexy,
  5. orchioplasty,
  6. orchis,
  7. orchitic,
  8. orchitis,
  9. orchotomy,
  10. orcin


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