apicectomy

(a″pĭ-sek´tә-me) excision of the apex of the petrous portion of the temporal bone.
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apicectomy

1. <procedure> Opening and exenteration of air cells in the apex of the petrous part of the temporal bone. ... 2. In dental surgery, an obsolete synonym for apicoectomy. ... Origin: L. Apex, summit or tip, + G. Ektome, excision ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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apicectomy

apicectomy A previous term for the excision of the apical portion of a tooth through an opening made in the overlying labial, buccal, or palatal alveolar bone.
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apicectomy

Type: Term Pronunciation: ap′i-sek′tō-mē Definitions: 1. Opening and exenteration of air cells in the apex of the petrous part of the temporal bone. 2. In dental surgery, an obsolete synonym for apicoectomy.
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