pubiotomy

noun

pu·​bi·​ot·​o·​my ˌpyü-bē-ˈät-ə-mē How to pronounce pubiotomy (audio)
plural pubiotomies
: surgical division of a pubis lateral to the pubic symphysis especially to facilitate delivery

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“Pubiotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pubiotomy. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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