pneumectomy


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pneu·mec·to·my

 (no͞o-mĕk′tə-mē, nyo͞o-)
n.
Variant of pneumonectomy.

pneumectomy

(njuːˈmɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgery another word for pneumonectomy
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Bilateral pneumectomy (volume reduction) for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
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