varicocelectomy


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varicocelectomy

 [var″ĭ-ko-se-lek´tah-me]
excision of a varicocele.

var·i·co·ce·lec·to·my

(var'i-kō-sĕ-lek'tŏ-mē),
Operation for the correction of a varicocele by ligature and excision and by ligation alone of the dilated veins.
[varicocele + G. ektomē, excision]

varicocelectomy

/var·i·co·ce·lec·to·my/ (var″ĭ-ko-se-lek´tah-me) ligation and excision of a varicocele.

varicocelectomy

(văr′ĭ-kō-sə-lĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgery for the relief of a varicocele by ligature and excision and by ligation of the dilated veins.

var·i·co·ce·lec·to·my

(var'i-kō-sē-lek'tŏ-mē)
Operation for the correction of a varicocele by ligature and excision and by ligation of thedilated veins.
[varicocele + G. ektomē, excision]

varicocelectomy

excision of a varicocele.
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