Tylectomy - definition of tylectomy by The Free Dictionary
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the surgical excision of a lump or tumour
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27] Three types of surgery practised are; conservative surgery (lumpectomy, quadrantectomy, tylectomy
, partial mastectomy or segmental mastectomy etc.
segmental mastectomy, lumpectomy, quadrantectomy, tylectomy
, wedge resection, excisional biopsy, partial mastectomy) with lymph node dissection.
Others were specimens removed by excisional biopsy, tylectomy
, or total mastectomy.