Meaning of septoplasty in English:

septoplasty

Pronunciation /ˈsɛptəʊplasti/

nounseptoplasties

mass nounMedicine
  • Surgery performed to straighten or repair the septum of the nose.

    ‘the surgeons also extracted tissue and mucus from healthy patients undergoing septoplasty’
    • ‘splints are left in place for one week after a routine septoplasty’

Origin

1920s from septum + -plasty.