sympathicotripsy

sympathicotripsy
Operation of crushing the sympathetic ganglion. [sympathico- + G. tripsis, a rubbing]

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sym·path·i·co·trip·sy (sim-path″ĭ-ko-tripґse) [sympathetic ganglion + -tripsy] the surgical crushing of a nerve, ganglion, or plexus of the sympathetic nervous system.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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