Medical Definition of Median sternotomy

1. An incision through the midline of the sternum usually used to gain access to the heart, mediastinal structures, and great vessels. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Median Sternotomy

median longitudinal raphe of tongue
median mandibular point
median maxillary anterior alveolar cleft
median nerve
median nerves
median palatal cyst
median palatine suture
median plane
median retruded relation
median rhinoscopy
median sacral artery
median sacral crest
median sacral vein
median section
median sternotomy (current term)
median strumectomy
median sulcus of fourth ventricle
median survival
median thyrohyoid ligament
median time to elimination
median tongue bud
median umbilical fold
median umbilical ligament
median value
median vein of forearm
median vein of neck

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