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adenectomy

 [ad″ĕ-nek´tah-me]
surgical excision of a gland.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ad·e·nec·to·my

(ad'ĕ-nek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of a gland.
[aden- + G. ektomē, excision]
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adenectomy

(ăd′n-ĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. adenecto·mies
Surgical excision of a gland.
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Adenectomy

Medspeak The surgical removal of all or part of a gland.
Surgery The term is not commonly used as a “stand-alone”, but rather as part of larger word or with other root forms, as in lymph-adenectomy—the formal term for lymph node dissection.
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adenectomy

Surgery The surgical removal of all or part of a gland
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ad·e·nec·to·my

(ad'ĕ-nek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of a gland.
[aden- + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

adenectomy

Surgical removal of a GLAND.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005