stellectomy

stellectomy

 [stel-ek´tah-me]
excision of a portion of the stellate (cervicothoracic) ganglion.
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stel·lec·to·my

(stel-ek'tŏ-mē),
Stellate ganglionectomy.
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stellectomy

(stĕl-lĕk′tō-mē) [″ + ektome, excision]
The surgical removal of the stellate ganglion.
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