valvulotomy

(redirected from balloon valvulotomy)
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Related to balloon valvulotomy: mitral valvotomy
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Noun1.valvulotomy - incision into a stenosed cardiac valve to relieve the obstruction
surgical incision, incision, section - the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)
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Precutaneous balloon valvulotomy for pulmonary valve stenosis in infants and children.