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lo·bec·to·my

 (lō-bĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. lo·bec·to·mies
Surgical excision of a lobe, as of the lung.
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lobectomy

(ləʊˈbɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of a lobe from any organ or gland in the body, esp removal of tissue from the frontal lobe of the brain in an attempt to alleviate mental disorder
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lo•bec•to•my

(loʊˈbɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
the surgical removal of a lobe, esp. of the lung.
[1910–15]
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lobectomy

Surgery to remove a lobe, such as a lobe of a lung.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lobectomy - surgical removal of a lobe from any organ of the body (as the lung or brain)
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
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Translations

lo·bec·to·my

n. lobectomía, excisión de un lóbulo;
complete ______ completa;
left lower ______ izquierda anterior;
partial ______ parcial.
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lobectomy

n (pl -mies) lobectomía
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References in periodicals archive ?
Procedures for example cyst excision, segmentectomy, lobectomy and pneumonectomy were carried out and findings were recorded.
Under this protocol, patients who are suspected to have lung cancer based on their symptoms and tests are wheeled into an operation theatre where a multidisciplinary team not only conducts the bronchoscopy and biopsy but also goes ahead and conducts the lobectomy or segmentectomy to excise the cancerous portion.
139 of them underwent a lobectomy, while the remaining 11 underwent a segmentectomy (removal of a small part of the lung).
Being diagnosed with cancer isn't easy for Gacias as he underwent surgical operation (lobectomy of the lungs) and series of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
Interestingly, caudate lobectomy, which in some cases was independently performed of the above-listed surgical procedures, was frequently applied in groups B and C and associated with a very significant survival benefit (>5- vs.
Dr Kiarie added that thyroid cancer is also associated with iodine deficiency exposure to radiation, goitre and enlargement of the thyroid gland.She said the disease could be treated through surgery, which includes lobectomy, partial thyroidectomy and tracheotomy.
Intrathyroid parathyroid adenoma: incidence and location the case against thyroid lobectomy. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2011;144:867-871.
Ginsburg, who joined the court in 1993, underwent a surgical procedure called a pulmonary lobectomy on Dec.
In 11 of 38 reported cases, lobectomy had been performed; remaining cases were treated with wedge resection or segmentectomy.
The justice underwent a pulmonary lobectomy at Sloan Kettering Cancer Center last week to remove two malignant nodules in her left lung.
Claimant suffered from epilepsy as a child and had a temporal lobectomy in 1994.
Subsequently, through a large median laparotomy incision, a left hepatic lobectomy was carried out without any intraoperative incident.