Myotomy Surgical myotomy for achalasia

Myotomy Surgical myotomy for achalasia

Myotomy

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Myotomy
ICD-9-CM 83.02
[ edit on Wikidata ]

Myotomy describes a surgical procedure in which muscle is cut.

A common example of a myotomy is the Heller myotomy .

See also[ edit ]

  • List of surgeries by type

External links[ edit ]

  • The dictionary definition of myotomy at Wiktionary
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Orthopedic surgery , operations/ surgeries and other procedures on muscle/soft tissue ( ICD-9-CM V3 82–84, ICD-10-PCS 0K–L )
Muscle , tendon ,
fascia , and bursa

muscle:

  • Myotomy
    • Heller myotomy
  • Muscle biopsy
tendon:
  • Tenotomy
  • Tendon transfer
fascia:
  • Fasciotomy
bursa:
  • Bursectomy
Other
  • Amputation
    • Hemipelvectomy
    • Hemicorporectomy
  • Replantation
  • Nerve transfer

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      Dictionary.com

      myotomy

      [mahy-otuh-mee]
      noun, plural my·ot·o·mies. Surgery.
      1. incision of a muscle.
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      Origin of myotomy

      From the New Latin word myotomia, dating back to 1670–80. See myo- , -tomy
      Dictionary.com Unabridged
      Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

      myotomy in Medicine

      myotomy

      [mī-ŏtə-mē]
      n.
      1. Dissection of the muscles.
      2. Surgical division of a muscle.
      The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
      Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

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      Nearby words for myotomy


      1. myotatic reflex
      2. myotenositis
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      Myotomy

      From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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      This article is about the surgical procedure. For other uses, see Dissection .
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      Myotomy
      ICD-9-CM 83.02
      [ edit on Wikidata ]

      Myotomy describes a surgical procedure in which muscle is cut.

      A common example of a myotomy is the Heller myotomy .

      See also[ edit ]

      • List of surgeries by type

      External links[ edit ]

      • The dictionary definition of myotomy at Wiktionary
      • v
      • t
      • e
      Orthopedic surgery , operations/ surgeries and other procedures on muscle/soft tissue ( ICD-9-CM V3 82–84, ICD-10-PCS 0K–L )
      Muscle , tendon ,
      fascia , and bursa

      muscle:

      • Myotomy
        • Heller myotomy
      • Muscle biopsy
      tendon:
      • Tenotomy
      • Tendon transfer
      fascia:
      • Fasciotomy
      bursa:
      • Bursectomy
      Other
      • Amputation
        • Hemipelvectomy
        • Hemicorporectomy
      • Replantation
      • Nerve transfer

      Stub icon This medical treatment –related article is a stub . You can help Wikipedia by expanding it .

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