tenosynovectomy

noun
teno·​syn·​o·​vec·​to·​my | \ˈten-ō-ˌsin-ə-ˈvek-tə-mē \
plural tenosynovectomies

Medical Definition of tenosynovectomy 

: surgical excision of a tendon sheath

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