parathyroidectomy

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

Definition of parathyroidectomy 

: partial or complete excision of the parathyroid glands

Other words from parathyroidectomy

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

First Known Use of parathyroidectomy

1899, in the meaning defined above

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parathyroidectomy

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

Medical Definition of parathyroidectomy 

: partial or complete excision of the parathyroid glands

Other words from parathyroidectomy

parathyroidectomized \-ˌmīzd \ adjective

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