tonsillotomy

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ton·sil·lot·o·my

 (tŏn′sə-lŏt′ə-mē)
n. pl. ton·sil·lot·o·mies
Surgical incision of a tonsil.

tonsillotomy

(ˌtɒnsɪˈlɒtəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical incision into one or both of the palatine tonsils, usually followed by removal (tonsillectomy)
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They are very effective for tonsillotomies, turbinate reduction, tympanic membrane fenestration, uvulopalatoplasty, ablation of skin / mucosa lesions, etc.