pericardiotomy

noun
peri·​car·​di·​ot·​o·​my | \ -ˈät-ə-mē How to pronounce pericardiotomy (audio) \
plural pericardiotomies

Medical Definition of pericardiotomy

: surgical incision of the pericardium

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“Pericardiotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pericardiotomy. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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