splanchnicotomy

[ splăngk′nĭ-kŏtə-mē ]

n.

Surgical section of a splanchnic nerve or nerves.

Nearby words

  1. splanchnic anesthesia,
  2. splanchnic ganglion,
  3. splanchnic nerve,
  4. splanchnic wall,
  5. splanchnicectomy,
  6. splanchno-,
  7. splanchnocele,
  8. splanchnodiastasis,
  9. splanchnolith,
  10. splanchnomegaly


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