nephrectomy

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ne·phrec·to·my

 (nə-frĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. ne·phrec·to·mies
Surgical removal of a kidney.
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nephrectomy

(nɪˈfrɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of a kidney
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ne•phrec•to•my

(nəˈfrɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
the surgical excision of a kidney.
[1875–80]
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nephrectomy

Surgery to remove a kidney.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nephrectomy - surgical removal of a kidney
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
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Translations

nephrectomy

[nɪˈfrektəmɪ] Nnefrectomía f
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ne·phrec·to·my

n. nefrectomía, extirpación de un riñón;
abdominal ______ abdominal;
lumbar ______ lumbar;
radical ______ radical.
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nephrectomy

n (pl -mies) nefrectomía
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