omphalectomy


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omphalectomy

 [om″fah-lek´to-me]
excision of the umbilicus.
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om·pha·lec·to·my

(om'fă-lek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the umbilicus or of a neoplasm connected with it.
[omphal- + G. ektomē, excision]
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omphalectomy

(ŏm′fə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of the navel or of a tumor connected with it.
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om·pha·lec·to·my

(om'fă-lek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the umbilicus or of a neoplasm connected with it.
[omphal- + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012