papillectomy

papillectomy

 [pap″ĭ-lek´to-me]
excision of a papilla.

pap·il·lec·to·my

(pap'i-lek'tŏ-mē),
Surgical removal of any papilla.
[papilla + G. ektomē, excision]

papillectomy

(păp′ə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of any papilla.

papillectomy

A nonspecific term for the removal or surgical excision of:
(1) A papilla; 
(2) A renal papillus.

pap·il·lec·to·my

(pap'i-lek'tŏ-mē)
Surgical removal of any papilla.
[papilla + G. ektomē, excision]

papillectomy

excision of a papilla.
References in periodicals archive ?
Endoscopic snare papillectomy for tumors of the duodenal papillae.