fasciotomy

noun
fas·​ci·​ot·​o·​my | \ ˌfash-ē-ˈät-ə-mē How to pronounce fasciotomy (audio) \
plural fasciotomies

Medical Definition of fasciotomy

: surgical incision of a fascia palmar fasciotomy for Dupuytren's contracture

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