subtemporal decompression


sub·​tem·​po·​ral decompression ˌsəb-ˈtem-p(ə-)rəl- How to pronounce subtemporal decompression (audio)
: relief of intracranial pressure by excision of a portion of the temporal bone

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“Subtemporal decompression.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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