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pharyngostomy

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noun phar·yn·gos·to·my \ˌfar-iŋ-ˈgäs-tə-mē\

Medical Definition of pharyngostomy

plural

pharyngostomies

  1. :  surgical formation of an artificial opening into the pharynx




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