cervicofacial

Relating to the neck and the face.

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cer·vi·co·fa·cial .sər-və-(.)kō-'fā-shəl adj of, relating to, or affecting the neck and face <\cervicofacial actinomycosis>

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cer·vi·co·fa·cial (sur″vĭ-ko-faґshəl) pertaining to the neck and face.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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