myolysis

noun
my·​ol·​y·​sis | \mī-ˈäl-ə-səs \
plural myolyses\ -​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of myolysis 

1 : destruction or disintegration of muscle tissue myolysis is typical in sea snake and tiger snake envenomations— A. Barelli et al

2 : a laparoscopic procedure for treating uterine fibroids that involves coagulation (as by electric current) of blood vessels supplying the fibroid with subsequent shrinkage of the fibroid

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