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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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12) On the other hand, some authors advocate resecting only the redundant mucosa.
Although some investigators recommend resecting a small portion of the medial acromion, most find it unnecessary.
Current invasive therapies offered for BPH include surgically removing the entire prostate, resecting a portion of the prostate, or performing a transurethral incision of the prostatic tissue.
21,22] Procedures to effectively remove the tumorous thickness on the bladder wall include resecting the tumour, vaporizing the tumor and bladder wall, and degenerating the bladder wall and periphery tissue around the tumour bed.
Despite our ardent efforts to persuade this patient of the importance of resecting a wider margin at the biopsy site, he has thus far refused to return for further follow-up.
1) This operation consists of resecting all skin and subcutaneous tissue in the affected part, harvesting the skin as split-thickness grafts from the surgical specimen, and applying these grafts to the fascia underlying the level of resection.
The total mitral valve repair was completed by resecting the prolapsing segment of the posterior leaflet, closing the cleft, and then inserting a 28mm Cosgrove(tm) Annuloplasty band.
The study of these 2 patients involved obtaining urine cultures, performing a cystoscopic examination and resecting any lesions that appeared.