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chemopallidectomy

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

Medical Definition of chemopallidectomy

plural

chemopallidectomies

  1. :  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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