esophagogastrectomy

noun
esoph·​a·​go·​gas·​trec·​to·​my
variants: or chiefly British oesophagogastrectomy \ i-​ˌsäf-​ə-​gō-​ˌgas-​ˈtrek-​tə-​mē How to pronounce esophagogastrectomy (audio) \
plural esophagogastrectomies

Medical Definition of esophagogastrectomy

: excision of part of the esophagus (especially the lower third) and the stomach

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“Esophagogastrectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/esophagogastrectomy. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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