Definición de laminectomy en inglés:

laminectomy

Silabificación: lam·i·nec·to·my
Pronunciación: /ˌlaməˈnektəmē
 
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sustantivo (plural laminectomies)

A surgical operation to remove the back of one or more vertebrae, usually to give access to the spinal cord or to relieve pressure on nerves.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The project director identified patients undergoing laminectomies, craniotomies, and colectomies who could participate in the initiative.
  • He proceeded to a decompression laminectomy, which resulted in gradual restoration of function.
  • Two years earlier while living in another city, she underwent an anterior cervical laminectomy by a neurosurgeon.

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adjective
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