valvotomy(redirected from mitral balloon valvotomy)
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A surgical procedure to separate heart valves that have become fused.
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|Noun||1.||valvotomy - incision into a stenosed cardiac valve to relieve the obstruction|
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valvotomyn (pl -mies) valvulotomía, valvuloplastia
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