phrenemphraxis

noun
phren·​em·​phrax·​is | \ ˌfren-ˌem-ˈfrak-səs How to pronounce phrenemphraxis (audio) \
plural phrenemphraxes\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce phrenemphraxes (audio) \

Medical Definition of phrenemphraxis

: crushing of the phrenic nerve for therapeutic purposes

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“Phrenemphraxis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phrenemphraxis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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