vitrectomy


vit·rec·to·my

noun \və-ˈtrek-tə-mē\
plural vit·rec·to·mies

Definition of VITRECTOMY

:  surgical removal of all or part of the vitreous humor

Origin of VITRECTOMY

vitreous humor + -ectomy
First Known Use: 1968

vit·rec·to·my

noun \və-ˈtrek-tə-mē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural vit·rec·to·mies

Medical Definition of VITRECTOMY

: surgical removal of all or part of the vitreous body

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