thyroidectomy

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

Definition of thyroidectomy

plural

thyroidectomies

  1. :  surgical removal of thyroid gland tissue

thyroidectomized

play \-ˌmīzd\ adjective

First Known Use of thyroidectomy

1889


Medical Dictionary

thyroidectomy

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noun thy·roid·ec·to·my \ˌthī-ˌrȯid-ˈek-tə-mē, -rəd-\

Medical Definition of thyroidectomy

plural

thyroidectomies

  1. :  surgical excision of thyroid gland tissue


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