pericardiorrhaphy

[pĕr′ĭ-kär′dē-ôrə-fē]

n.

Suture of the pericardium.

Nearby words

  1. pericardiectomy,
  2. pericardiocentesis,
  3. pericardioperitoneal,
  4. pericardiophrenic,
  5. pericardiopleural,
  6. pericardiostomy,
  7. pericardiotomy,
  8. pericarditis,
  9. pericarditis obliterans,
  10. pericardium


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