hemorrhoidectomy

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hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my

 (hĕm′ə-roi-dĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·mies
Surgical removal of hemorrhoids.

hem•or•rhoid•ec•to•my

(ˌhɛm ə rɔɪˈdɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
the surgical removal of hemorrhoids.
[1915–20]

hemorrhoidectomy

Surgery to remove hemorrhoids.
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Noun1.hemorrhoidectomy - surgical procedure for tying hemorrhoids and excising them
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
Translations

hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my

n. hemorroidectomía, extirpación de hemorroides.

hemorrhoidectomy

n (pl -mies) hemorroidectomía
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LUV may be a better choice than excisional hemorrhoidectomies when three or four quadrants of the anal canal are involved with hemorrhoids as this reduces mucosal defect related possible complications such as ectropion and anal stenosis.
2,7-9,17) Furthermore, some predictors of moderate to severe postoperative pain have been identified--among them, highly intense pain (9 or 10 values in the VAS) or patient anxiety before the procedure--in young patients, women, patients undergoing long surgeries or appendectomies, cholecystectomies, hemorrhoidectomies, and tonsillectomies.