trephination

(tref″ĭ-na┬┤shәn) use of the trephine for creating an opening in the skull or in the sclera. dental trephination surgical creation of a fistula by puncturing the soft tissue and bone overlying the root apex to provide drainage. Called also apicostomy.
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trephination

[n] - a operation that removes a circular section of bone from the skull
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trephination

noun a operation that removes a circular section of bone from the skull
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trephination

Removal of a circular piece ('button') of cranium by a trephine. ... Synonym: trepanation. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Trephination

The surgical removal of a circular disc of bone or other tissue with a cylindrical saw.
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trephination

Type: Term Pronunciation: tref′i-nā′shŭn Definitions: 1. Removal of a circular piece ('button') of cranium by a trephine. Synonyms: trepanation
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