Septoplasty meaning

sĕp tə-plăs′tē
A surgical operation to correct defects or deformities of the nasal septum, often by altering or partially removing supporting structures.
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(surgery) A corrective surgical procedure to straighten a deviated nasal septum.
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(surgery) A surgical procedure to harvest cartilage from the nasal septum to be used as grafting material.
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Origin of septoplasty

  • septo- +‎ -plasty

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