Medical Dictionary

pericardiectomy


pericardiectomy

noun peri·car·di·ec·to·my \ˌper-ə-ˌkärd-ē-ˈek-tə-mē\
plural peri·car·di·ec·to·mies

Definition of PERICARDIECTOMY

:  surgical excision of the pericardium
March 02, 2015
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