What does uvulopalatopharyngoplasty mean?

Definitions for uvulopalatopharyngoplasty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. palatopharyngoplasty, PPP, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, UPPP(noun)

    surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without sleep apnea)


  1. uvulopalatopharyngoplasty(Noun)

    A surgical procedure used to remove tissue in the throat.


  1. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty

    Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty is a surgical procedure or sleep surgery used to remove tissue in the throat. It involves the removal of tissues which may or may not include: ⁕The uvula ⁕The soft palate. ⁕The tonsils ⁕The adenoids, and ⁕The pharynx.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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Translations for uvulopalatopharyngoplasty

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  • uvulopalatopharyngoplastyArabic
  • uvulopalatofaryngoplastikaCzech
  • uvulopalatopharyngoplastiaFinnish

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