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cecectomy

 [se-sek´to-me]
excision of the cecum.
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ce·cec·to·my

(sē-sek'tō-mē),
Excision of the cecum.
Synonym(s): typhlectomy
[ceco- + G. ektomē, excision]
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cecectomy

(sē-sĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of all or part of the cecum.
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ce·cec·to·my

(sē-sek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the cecum.
Synonym(s): typhlectomy, caecectomy.
[ceco- + G. ektomē, excision]
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