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ventriculocisternostomy

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noun ven·tric·u·lo·cis·ter·nos·to·my \-ˌsis-tər-ˈnäs-tə-mē\

Medical Definition of ventriculocisternostomy

plural

ventriculocisternostomies

  1. :  the surgical establishment of a communication between a ventricle of the brain and the subarachnoid space and especially the cisterna magna to drain cerebrospinal fluid especially in hydrocephalus


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