papillotomy

[ păp′ə-lŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision into the major duodenal papilla.

Nearby words

  1. photomechanical,
  2. photomechanical transfer,
  3. photometer,
  4. photometric,
  5. photometric brightness,
  6. photomicrograph,
  7. photomicroscope,
  8. photomontage,
  9. photomorphogenesis,
  10. photomosaic


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