bronchoplasty

noun
bron·​cho·​plas·​ty | \ ˈbräŋ-kə-ˌplas-tē \
plural bronchoplasties

Medical Definition of bronchoplasty 

: surgical repair and reconstruction of a bronchus (as in the treatment of pulmonary stenosis or tumor obstruction)

Other Words from bronchoplasty

bronchoplastic \ ˌbräŋ-​kə-​ˈplas-​tik \ adjective
bronchoplastic techniques

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