surgical removal of a uterine myoma (leiomyoma) performed through an abdominal incision.
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celiomyomectomy(sē″lē-ō-mī″ō-mĕk′tō-mē) [″ + ″ + oma, tumor, + ektome, excision]
Excision of uterine myoma via an abdominal incision.
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