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vitrectomy

noun vit·rec·to·my \və-ˈtrek-tə-mē\
plural vit·rec·to·mies

Definition of VITRECTOMY

:  surgical removal of all or part of the vitreous humor
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Origin of VITRECTOMY

vitreous humor + -ectomy
First Known Use: 1968
Medical Dictionary

vitrectomy

noun vit·rec·to·my \və-ˈtrek-tə-mē\
plural vit·rec·to·mies

Medical Definition of VITRECTOMY

:  surgical removal of all or part of the vitreous body

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