stapedectomy

noun sta·pe·dec·to·my \ ˌstā-pi-ˈdek-tə-mē \

Definition of stapedectomy

plural stapedectomies
: surgical removal and prosthetic replacement of part or all of the stapes to relieve deafness

Origin and Etymology of stapedectomy

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin staped-, stapes


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stapedectomy

noun sta·pe·dec·to·my \ ˌstā-pi-ˈdek-tə-mē \

medical Definition of stapedectomy

plural stapedectomies
: surgical removal and prosthetic replacement of part or all of the stapes to relieve deafness

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