celiectomy

celiectomy

 [se″le-ek´to-me]
excision of an abdominal organ.

celiectomy

/ce·li·ec·to·my/ (se″le-ek´tah-me) excision of an abdominal organ.

celiectomy

A near-extinct, nonspecific term for a surgical incision into the abdominal cavity; i.e., abdominal incision.

celiectomy

1. excision of the celiac branches of the vagus nerve.
2. excision of an abdominal organ.