vaginotomy

vaginotomy
/vaj'euh not"euh mee/, n., pl. vaginotomies. Surg.
colpotomy.
[VAGINO- + -TOMY]

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  • vaginotomy — /vaj euh not euh mee/, n., pl. vaginotomies. Surg. colpotomy. [VAGINO + TOMY] * * * …   Universalium

  • vaginotomy — SYN: colpotomy. * * * vag·i·not·o·my (vaj″ĭ notґə me) colpotomy …   Medical dictionary

  • vaginotomy — n. surgical cutting of the vagina …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Colpotomy — A surgical incision in the vagina. The tomy part of the word comes from the Greek tome meaning cutting. * * * A cutting operation in the vagina. SYN: coleotomy, vaginotomy. [colpo + G. tome, incision] * * * col·pot·o·my käl pät ə mē n, pl mies… …   Medical dictionary

  • ICD-9-CM Volume 3 — is a system of procedural codes. It is a subset of ICD 9 CM (volumes 1 and 2 are used for diagnostic codes.) The United States National Center for Health Statistics drafted ICD 10 PCS in 2000 as a potential replacement for ICD 9 CM Volume 3, but… …   Wikipedia

  • colpotomy — /kol pot euh mee/, n., pl. colpotomies. Surg. incision of the vagina. Also called vaginotomy. [colpo (see COLPOSCOPE) + TOMY] * * * …   Universalium

  • vagino- — a combining form representing vagina in compound words: vaginotomy. Also, esp. before a vowel, vagin . * * * …   Universalium

  • colpotomy — kälˈpäd.əmē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary colp + tomy : surgical incision of the vagina * * * /kol pot euh mee/, n., pl. colpotomies. Surg. incision of the vagina. Also called vaginotomy. [colpo (see …   Useful english dictionary

  • vagino- — a combining form representing vagina in compound words: vaginotomy. Also, esp. before a vowel, vagin …   Useful english dictionary

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