Medical Dictionary

amygdalotomy

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noun amyg·da·lot·o·my \ə-ˌmig-də-ˈlät-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of amygdalotomy

plural

amygdalotomies

  1. :  destruction of part of the amygdala of the brain (as for the control of epilepsy) especially by surgical incision


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