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tenontomyoplasty

Pronunciation: ten'on-to-mi'o-plas'te

Definition: Obsolete term for a combined tenontoplasty and myoplasty, used in the radical correction of a hernia.

Synonym(s): tenomyoplasty

[tenonto- + G. mys, muscle, + plastos, formed]

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