tympanosympathectomy

noun
tym·​pa·​no·​sym·​pa·​thec·​to·​my | \ ˌtim-pə-nō-ˌsim-pə-ˈthek-tə-mē How to pronounce tympanosympathectomy (audio) \
plural tympanosympathectomies

Medical Definition of tympanosympathectomy

: surgical excision of the tympanic plexus for relief of tinnitus

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“Tympanosympathectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tympanosympathectomy. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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