lienectomy

li·e·nec·to·my

(lī'ĕ-nek'tŏ-mē),
Obsolete term for splenectomy.
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For a more comprehensive and inclusive review, we conducted an initial literature search of respective databases using only a few expressions, such as "splenectomy (or lienectomy and)" and "anticoagulation" Then, we expanded the search terms to include relevant topics to avoid neglecting eligible studies.