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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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This procedure found a small BPC which was partially resected.
Resected tissues were submitted for histopathology as well as aerobic bacterial and fungal cultures.
Clinical and pathologic parameters including basic demographic information, such as age and sex, tumor location, length of resected bowel specimen, total number of lymph nodes, and number of positive lymph nodes were obtained from the pathology database or patient chart review.
It is not clear in this study whether all of these tumours were resected en bloc, hence removing interpositioning tumour, or whether multiple lumpectomies were done with the risk of leaving disease in between the various tumour foci.
The Gruppo Oncologico Italia Meridionale (GOIM) group conducted a trial to evaluate the role of the non-cisplatin regimen ELFE (epirubicin, leucovorin, 5-fluorouracil and etoposide) as adjuvant therapy for radically resected gastric cancer patients.
In a sense, continued physical activity and pathogenesis will result in a "self-surgery"; that is, the clavicle will be resected on its own.
The combination of cisplatin and vinorclbine is the most studied combination for adjuvant therapy for resected NSCLC, and is the standard of care.
6) Final staging was based on total histologic review of resected lung, lymph nodes, and tissues.
A major pan-European collaboration is being launched today to investigate whether cetuximab in combination with oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy (FOLFOX-4) will reduce disease recurrence and prolong survival in fully resected stage III colon cancer after surgery.
A portion of the Achilles' tendon may need to be resected and is re-attached upon completion of the bone procedure.
The left lobe with tumorous tissue was resected deep into the healthy parenchyma.