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pancreatectomy

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noun pan·cre·a·tec·to·my \ˌpaŋ-krē-ə-ˈtek-tə-mē, ˌpan-\

Definition of pancreatectomy

plural pan·cre·a·tec·to·mies

  1. :  surgical removal of all or part of the pancreas

pan·cre·a·tec·to·mized play \-ˌmīzd\ adjective


Circa 1900

First Known Use of pancreatectomy

circa 1900


Medical Dictionary

pancreatectomy

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noun pan·cre·atec·to·my \ˌpaŋ-krē-ə-ˈtek-tə-mē, ˌpan-\

Medical Definition of pancreatectomy

plural pan·cre·atec·to·mies

  1. :  surgical excision of all or part of the pancreas <a total pancreatectomy>




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