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chemonucleolysis

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noun che·mo·nu·cle·ol·y·sis \ -ˌn(y)ü-klē-ˈäl-ə-səs \

medical Definition of chemonucleolysis

plural chemonucleolyses play \-ˌsēz\
:treatment of a slipped disk by the injection of chymopapain to dissolve the displaced nucleus pulposus

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