external urethrotomy n.
A urethrotomy via an external opening in the perineum or penile skin.
- External version
external version n. Version of a fetus performed by external manipulation with both hands.
[ek-sturn-ship] /ˈɛk stɜrnˌʃɪp/ noun 1. a required period of supervised practice done off campus or away from one’s affiliated institution: The young doctor served six months of externship at a nearby clinic.
[ek-ster-uh-sep-tiv] /ˌɛk stər əˈsɛp tɪv/ adjective, Physiology. 1. pertaining to exteroceptors, the stimuli acting upon them, or the nerve impulses initiated by them.
[ek-ster-uh-sep-ter] /ˌɛk stər əˈsɛp tər/ noun, Physiology. 1. a receptor responding to stimuli originating outside the body. /ˈɛkstərəʊˌsɛptə/ noun 1. any sensory organ or part of the body, such as the eye, able to receive stimuli from outside the body Compare interoceptor, proprioceptor exteroceptor ex·ter·o·cep·tor (ěk’stə-rō-sěp’tər) n. One of the peripheral end organs of the […]