Medical Term:

dacryocystorhinostomy

Pronunciation: dak′rē-ō-sis′tō-rī-nos′tō-mē

Definition: An operation providing an anastomosis between the lacrimal sac and the nasal mucosa through an opening in the lacrimal bone.

[dacryocyst + G. rhis (rhin-), nose, + stoma, mouth]

Hide
(web4)