sacculectomy

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sacculectomy

surgical removal of saccular structures.

anal sacculectomy
performed in dogs with anal sac disease. It is also the basis for descenting of skunks and ferrets. There are a number of different procedures described, many of which are modifications intended to enable the surgeon to more easily visualize and handle the structures.
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But a week later, the tyre burn was drying up nicely and we had removed the stitches from her successful anal sacculectomy.