chemonucleolysis


che·mo·nu·cle·ol·y·sis

noun \-ˌn(y)ü-klē-ˈäl-ə-səs\
plural che·mo·nu·cle·ol·y·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of CHEMONUCLEOLYSIS

: treatment of a slipped disk by the injection of chymopapain to dissolve the displaced nucleus pulposus

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