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thyroidectomy

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noun thy·roid·ec·to·my \ˌthī-ˌrȯi-ˈdek-tə-mē, ˌthī-rə-\

Definition of thyroidectomy

plural thy·roid·ec·to·mies

  1. :  surgical removal of thyroid gland tissue

thy·roid·ec·to·mized play \-ˌmīzd\ adjective


1889

First Known Use of thyroidectomy

1889


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thyroidectomy

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noun thy·roid·ec·to·my \ˌthī-ˌrȯid-ˈek-tə-mē, -rəd-\

Medical Definition of thyroidectomy

plural thy·roid·ec·to·mies

  1. :  surgical excision of thyroid gland tissue




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