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resect

 [re-sekt´]
to excise part of an organ or other structure.

re·sect

(rē-sekt'),
1. To cut off or remove, especially to cut off the articular ends of one or both bones forming a joint.
2. To excise a segment of a part.
[L. re-seco, pp. sectus, to cut off]

resect

(rĭ-sĕkt′)
tr.v. re·sected, re·secting, re·sects
To perform a resection on.

re·sect′a·bil′i·ty n.
re·sect′a·ble adj.

resect

verb To remove or excise tissue or part (or all) of an organ.

re·sect

(rē-sekt')
1. To cut off, especially to cut off the articular ends of one or both bones, forming a joint.
2. To excise a segment of a part.
[L. re-seco, pp. sectus, to cut off]

Resect

To remove surgically.
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Incomplete en bloc resection during cholecystectomy that causes spillage of cancer cells might affect the prognosis of GBC considering the relatively high pooled proportion of patients with residual cancerous lesions after corrective surgery.
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Hepatic resection is currently the standard treatment for liver lesions.
Indeed, 10 of 28 participating centres performed fewer than ten pancreatic resections per year (DP and duodenopancreatectomies included).
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The pathology report includes stratification of the cancer according to submucosal invasion (Haggitt's level for pedunculated polyps and Kikuchi sm grade for flat or sessile polyps) and an evaluation of the resection margin, lymphovascular invasion, and tumor differentiation [4].
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Such large number of resections in small time in our setup can be due to fact that our hospitals, a tertiary care center of Pakistan army and receive shepatobiliary cases from whole country.
Endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) is a recently introduced advanced technique for treating large colorectal neoplasms that allows complete en bloc resection for an accurate histopathological evaluation, regardless of lesion size, shape, and location.
There are conflicting data regarding the prognostic value of CD histologic features in bowel resection specimens.
Advances in adjuvant treatment after primary curative surgical resection of colorectal cancer have shown the potential of a decrease in the number of metastatic cases even though the two-year survival is limited to 40% at best.