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n.1.(Surg.) The operation of cutting or removing the tarsal cartilages.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Tarsotomy for the treatment of cicatricial entropion with trichiasis.
New method for the correction of entropion with trichiasis by tarsotomy. Br J Ophthalmol.