varicotomy

[var-i-kot-uh-mee]

noun, plural var·i·cot·o·mies.

surgical removal of a varicose vein.

Nearby words

  1. varicose ulcer,
  2. varicose vein,
  3. varicose veins,
  4. varicosis,
  5. varicosity,
  6. varicula,
  7. varicule,
  8. varied,
  9. varied thrush,
  10. variedly

Origin of varicotomy


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British Dictionary definitions for varicotomy

varicotomy

noun plural -mies

surgical excision of a varicose vein
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Medicine definitions for varicotomy

varicotomy

[văr′ĭ-kŏtə-mē]

n.

Surgical removal of varicose veins.

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