cryptectomy

cryptectomy

 [krip-tek´to-me]
excision or obliteration of a crypt.
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cryp·tec·to·my

(krip-tek'tō-mē),
Excision of a tonsillar or other crypt.
[crypt + G. ektomē, excision]
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cryptectomy

(krĭp-tĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision or obliteration of a crypt, especially a tonsillar crypt.
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cryp·tec·to·my

(krip-tek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of a tonsillar or other crypt.
[crypt + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012