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.

hem•or•rhoid•ec•to•my

(ˌhɛm ə rɔɪˈdɛk tə mi)

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

hemorrhoidectomy

Surgery to remove hemorrhoids.
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"
Translations

hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my

n. hemorroidectomía, extirpación de hemorroides.

hemorrhoidectomy

n (pl -mies) hemorroidectomía
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His report appeared on December 30, 1899, detailing a successful spinal anesthetic for a hemorrhoidectomy. The exact date of the procedure is uncertain, as one author assigns November 19, 1899, and another describes December 18, 1899, as the correct date.
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