Need medical term for specific brain operation

Thor Eysteinsson thoreys at rhi.hi.is
Sun Aug 20 18:48:01 EST 1995


In <37679834wnr at brentano.demon.co.uk>
 Peter Hood <Peter at brentano.demon.co.uk> writes:

>In article: <412o2t$26b at cmcl2.NYU.EDU>  rubinsnk at is2.nyu.edu (Kalman Rubinson) writes:

>> Richard Lanyon (rgl at waller.physiol.ox.ac.uk) wrote:
>> : On Fri, 18 Aug 1995, Jeffrey Starin wrote:
>> 
>> : > I need to know the medical term for the operation in which a person's corpus 
>> : > collosum is severed.  Is it corpus collostomy?
>> 
>> : Callosal section is what I call it
>> 
>> Or commissurotomy.

>Ditto

Commissurectomy. But I think that is if the operation also involves the 
commissures.

Thor Eysteinsson.



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