Medical Definition of Mesencephalotomy

1. 1. The sectioning of any structure in the midbrain, especially of the spinothalamic tracts for the relief of intractable pain or the cerebral peduncle for dyskinesias. 2. A mesencephalic spinothalamic tractotomy. Origin: mesencephalon + G. Tome, incision (05 Mar 2000)



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