adenectomy

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adenectomy

 [ad″ĕ-nek´tah-me]
surgical excision of a gland.

ad·e·nec·to·my

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

adenectomy

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

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.

adenectomy

Surgery The surgical removal of all or part of a gland

ad·e·nec·to·my

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

adenectomy

Surgical removal of a GLAND.