laparotomy

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noun lap·a·rot·o·my \ˌla-pə-ˈrä-tə-mē\

Definition of laparotomy

plural

laparotomies

  1. :  surgical incision of the abdominal wall

First Known Use of laparotomy

1878


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laparotomy

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noun lap·a·rot·o·my \ˌlap-ə-ˈrät-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of laparotomy

plural

laparotomies

  1. :  surgical section of the abdominal wall

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