cardiectomy


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Related to cardiectomy: cardiotomy, lipoma, Carotid endarterectomy
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car·di·ec·to·my

n. cardiectomía, extirpación de la región superior extrema del estómago.
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Study of gastric function after esophagectomy and cardiectomy with vagus nervepreserved and reconstruction of gastric funds in patients with esophageal and cardiac cancer.
Hirt et al., "Sequential therapy of primary cardiac lymphoma with cardiectomy, total artificial heart support, and cardiac transplantation," The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, vol.
(7), (10), (11) The usefulness of this information for PTs treating patients with TAH is somewhat limited due to the fact that these patients have undergone cardiectomy for device implantation.