fistulectomy

fistulectomy

 [fis″tu-lek´to-me]
excision of a fistula.

fis·tu·lec·to·my

(fis'tyū-lek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of a fistula.
Synonym(s): syringectomy
[fistula + G. ektomē, excision]

fistulectomy

(fĭs′chə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of a fistula.

fistulectomy

[fis′chəlek′təmē]
Etymology: L, fistula, pipe; Gk, ektomē, excision
the surgical removal of a fistula.

fistulectomy

The surgical excision of a fistulous tract.

fis·tu·lec·to·my

(fis'tyū-lek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of a fistula.
Synonym(s): syringectomy.
[fistula + G. ektomē, excision]

fistulectomy

excision of a fistula.
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8) Only 1 of the 7 previously reported cases of congenital accessory parotid fistula was treated by fistulectomy plus accessory parotid gland resection.
1993]), the court found a surgeon liable for his use of a polypropylene nonabsorbable suture during an anal fistulectomy operation.
Under intravenous sedation, a fistulectomy was performed.