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Medical Dictionary


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

Medical Definition of PHARYNGOSTOMY

:  surgical formation of an artificial opening into the pharynx


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