hepatectomy

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hepatectomy

 [hep″ah-tek´to-me]
surgical excision of all (total hepatectomy) or part (partial or subtotal hepatectomy) of the liver.

hep·a·tec·to·my

(hep'ă-tek'tŏ-mē),
Removal of the liver, whole or in part.
[hepat- + G. ektomē, excision]

hepatectomy

(hĕp′ə-tĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. hepatecto·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the liver.

hepatectomy

[hep′ətek′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, hēpar, liver, ektomē, excision
a surgical procedure performed to remove a portion of the liver.

hepatectomy

Surgery Segmental resection of the liver Indications Cancer, parasites, major trauma–eg, MVAs

hep·a·tec·to·my

(hep'ă-tek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of the liver, whole or in part.
[hepat- + G. ektomē, excision]

hepatectomy

Removal of part or the whole of the liver.

hepatectomy

surgical excision of liver tissue.
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