cardiotomy

noun
car·​di·​ot·​o·​my | \ ˌkärd-ē-ˈät-ə-mē How to pronounce cardiotomy (audio) \
plural cardiotomies

Medical Definition of cardiotomy

1 : surgical incision of the heart
2 : surgical incision of the stomach cardia

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“Cardiotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cardiotomy. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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