pancreatectomy


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pan·cre·a·tec·to·my

 (păng′krē-ə-tĕk′tə-mē, păn′-)
n. pl. pan·cre·a·tec·to·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the pancreas.

pancreatectomy

(ˌpænkrɪəˈtɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -tomies
(Surgery) the surgical removal of the pancreas or part of the pancreas

pancreatectomy

Surgery to remove the pancreas gland.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pancreatectomy - surgical removal of part or all of the pancreas
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
Translations

pan·cre·a·tec·to·my

, pancreectomy
n. pancreatectomía, excisión parcial o total del páncreas.

pancreatectomy

n (pl -mies) pancrea-tectomía
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