Medical Dictionary

ventriculostomy

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noun ven·tric·u·los·to·my \ven-ˌtrik-yə-ˈläs-tə-mē\

Medical Definition of ventriculostomy

plural

ventriculostomies

  1. :  the surgical establishment of an opening in a ventricle of the brain to drain cerebrospinal fluid especially in hydrocephalus


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