Medical Dictionary


noun api·col·y·sis \ˌap-i-ˈkäl-ə-səs\
plural api·col·y·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of APICOLYSIS

:  collapse of the apex of a lung induced by surgical means in order to obliterate its cavity especially in the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis
May 03, 2015
predicate Hear it
to base (something) on something else
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