parathyroidectomy

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

Definition of parathyroidectomy

plural parathyroidectomies
: partial or complete excision of the parathyroid glands

parathyroidectomized

play \ˌper-ə-ˌthī-ˌrȯi-ˈdek-tə-ˌmīzd, ˌpa-rə-\ adjective

First Known Use of parathyroidectomy

1899

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parathyroidectomy

noun para·thy·roid·ec·to·my \ -ˌrȯid-ˈek-tə-mē \

medical Definition of parathyroidectomy

plural parathyroidectomies
: partial or complete excision of the parathyroid glands

parathyroidectomized

play \-ˌmīzd\ adjective

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