rhizotomy

noun rhi·zot·o·my \ rī-ˈzä-tə-mē \

Definition of rhizotomy

plural rhizotomies
: the operation of cutting the anterior or posterior spinal nerve roots

Origin and Etymology of rhizotomy

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rhizotomy

noun rhi·zot·o·my \ rī-ˈzät-ə-mē \

medical Definition of rhizotomy

plural rhizotomies
: the operation of cutting the anterior or posterior spinal nerve roots

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