ethmoidectomy

noun
eth·​moid·​ec·​to·​my | \ ˌeth-ˌmȯi-ˈdek-tə-mē How to pronounce ethmoidectomy (audio) \
plural ethmoidectomies

Medical Definition of ethmoidectomy

: excision of all or some of the ethmoidal air cells or part of the ethmoid bone

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“Ethmoidectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ethmoidectomy. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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