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exenterate

(ĭg-zĕn′tə-rāt′)
tr.v. exenter·ated, exenter·ating, exenter·ates
1. To disembowel; eviscerate.
2. Medicine To remove the contents of (an organ).

ex·en′ter·a′tion n.
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When computed tomography (CT) and diagnostic nasal endoscopy found no disease, the ethmoid sinuses were not exenterated. When indicated, exenteration was performed via a transbullar approach with a 30[degrees] scope.
A thin left lamina papyracea was visible in the exenterated cavity of the mucocele (figure, D).