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resect

 [re-sekt´]
to excise part of an organ or other structure.

re·sect

(rē-sekt'),
1. To cut off or remove, especially to cut off the articular ends of one or both bones forming a joint.
2. To excise a segment of a part.
[L. re-seco, pp. sectus, to cut off]

resect

/re·sect/ (-sekt´) to excise part or all of an organ or other structure.

resect

(rĭ-sĕkt′)
tr.v. re·sected, re·secting, re·sects
To perform a resection on.

re·sect′a·bil′i·ty n.
re·sect′a·ble adj.

resect

verb To remove or excise tissue or part (or all) of an organ.

re·sect

(rē-sekt')
1. To cut off, especially to cut off the articular ends of one or both bones, forming a joint.
2. To excise a segment of a part.
[L. re-seco, pp. sectus, to cut off]

Resect

To remove surgically.

resect

to excise part of an organ or other structure.
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The treatment of ESFA depends on the number, location and resectability of lesion.
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In any assessment of which chemotherapy regimen is best, there needs to be improved patient classification/staging, to facilitate, for example, a degree of cross-trial comparison in a clinical setting where few randomized trials are likely to be conducted and where resectability is such a subjective clinical end point.
After establishing the resectability of the colonic lesion, an extended right hepatectomy sparing segment VI was performed (segments V, VII, VIII, IV B & cranial half of caudate lobe) (Figure 2).
Although this procedure is rare, "there are some data that suggest this may improve the resectability of these tumors," Dr.
Since hypertension is the most common presenting feature of ACC, it cannot be overemphasized that suspected cases undergo thorough evaluation to improve on resectability rates in ACC, which is currently dismal in the reported literature.
Imaging is used to assess resectability, extrapancreatic spread and metastases.

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