pancreatotomy

[pan-kree-uh-tot-uh-mee, pang-]

noun, plural pan·cre·a·tot·o·mies. Surgery.

incision of the pancreas.

Origin of pancreatotomy

First recorded in 1885–90; pancreato- + -tomy
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pancreatotomy in Medicine

pancreatotomy

[păng′krē-ə-tŏtə-mē]

n.

Incision of the pancreas.
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