pancreatotomy

[ pan-kree-uh-tot-uh-mee, pang- ]
/ ˌpæn kri əˈtɒt ə mi, ˌpæŋ- /

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

incision of the pancreas.

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Origin of pancreatotomy

First recorded in 1885–90; pancreato- + -tomy
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Medical definitions for pancreatotomy

pancreatotomy
[ păng′krē-ə-tŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision of the pancreas.
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