diverticulectomy

noun
di·​ver·​tic·​u·​lec·​to·​my | \ ˌdī-vər-ˌtik-yə-ˈlek-tə-mē How to pronounce diverticulectomy (audio) \
plural diverticulectomies

Medical Definition of diverticulectomy

: the surgical removal of a diverticulum

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Dictionary Entries Near diverticulectomy

diverticular disease

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diverticulitis

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“Diverticulectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/diverticulectomy. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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