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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