Definition of tenotomy in English:
The surgical cutting of a tendon, especially as a remedy for club foot.
- A heel cord tenotomy is a minor surgery that can be done in the office and it takes 10-15 minutes.
- In flexor tendon tenotomy, a small incision is made behind each toe pad and a section of tendon is removed.
- The decision to repair these injuries acutely was based on data from treatment of chronic injury by tenotomy.
Definition of tenotomy in:
- US English dictionary
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