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chemopallidectomy

noun che·mo·pal·li·dec·to·my \ -ˌpal-ə-ˈdek-tə-mē \

medical Definition of chemopallidectomy

plural chemopallidectomies
: destruction of the globus pallidus by the injection of a chemical agent (as ethyl alcohol) especially formerly for the relief of parkinsonian tremors

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