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cys·tec·to·my

 (sĭ-stĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. cys·tec·to·mies
1. Surgical removal of a cyst.
2.
a. Surgical removal of the gallbladder.
b. Surgical removal of all or part of the urinary bladder.

cystectomy

(sɪˈstɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
1. (Surgery) surgical removal of the gall bladder or of part of the urinary bladder
2. (Surgery) surgical removal of any abnormal cyst

cys•tec•to•my

(sɪˈstɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
1. the surgical removal of a cyst.
2. the surgical removal of the urinary bladder.
[1890–95]

cystectomy

Surgery to remove the bladder; also used to refer to surgery to remove a cyst.
Translations

cys·tec·to·my

n. cistectomía, extirpación o resección de la vejiga.

cystectomy

n (pl -mies) (removal of bladder) cistectomía; (removal of cyst) quistectomía
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