strumectomy

strumectomy

 [stroo-mek´tah-me]
excision of a goiter.

strumectomy

/stru·mec·to·my/ (stroo-mek´tah-me) excision of a goiter.

strumectomy

(stro͞o-mĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of all or a portion of a goitrous tumor.

stru·mec·to·my

(strū-mek'tŏ-mē)
Surgical removal of all or a portion of a goitrous tumor.
[struma + G. ektomē, excision]

strumectomy

excision of a goiter.
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