ventriculotomy

[ vĕn-trĭk′yə-lŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision into a ventricle of the brain or heart.

Nearby words

  1. ventriculoplasty,
  2. ventriculopuncture,
  3. ventriculoscopy,
  4. ventriculostomy,
  5. ventriculosubarachnoid,
  6. ventriculus,
  7. ventriduction,
  8. ventriloquial,
  9. ventriloquism,
  10. ventriloquist


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