diskectomy

noun
disk·​ec·​to·​my
variants: also discectomy \ dis-​ˈkek-​tə-​mē How to pronounce diskectomy (audio) \
plural diskectomies

Medical Definition of diskectomy

: surgical removal of an intervertebral disk

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“Diskectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/diskectomy. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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