nesidiectomy

nesidiectomy

 [nĕ-sid″e-ek´to-me]
excision of the pancreatic islets.
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ne·sid·i·ec·to·my

(nē-sid'ē-ek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of islet tissue of the pancreas.
[G. nēsidion, islet, dim. of nēsos, island, + ektomē, excision]
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