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.
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hem•or•rhoid•ec•to•my

(ˌhɛm ə rɔɪˈdɛk tə mi)

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

Surgery to remove hemorrhoids.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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"
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hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my

n. hemorroidectomía, extirpación de hemorroides.
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hemorrhoidectomy

n (pl -mies) hemorroidectomía
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References in periodicals archive ?
At each of the five centers, the procedure was carried out by a surgeon with at least 200 previous hemorrhoidectomies. Three v-shaped incisions were placed on the mucocutaneous border, leaving a skin bridge in between to avoid anal stenosis.
Bacteremias associated with routine hemorrhoidectomies. Dis Colon Rectum 1976; 19: 233-36.
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.
Forty-six patients (16.7%) took extra analgesics: half of them underwent valgus toe surgeries and knee arthroscopies and half of these patients underwent herniorrhaphies, hemorrhoidectomies, and exercises.