Synonyms of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
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- 1. palatopharyngoplasty, PPP, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, UPPP, operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process
- usage: surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without sleep apnea)
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