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uninephrectomy

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noun uni·ne·phrec·to·my \ˌyü-ni-ne-ˈfrek-tə-mē\

Medical Definition of uninephrectomy

plural uninephrectomies

  1. :  surgical excision of one kidney

uninephrectomized or chiefly British uninephrectomised \-tə-ˌmīzd\play adjective



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