Medical Dictionary

exeresis

play
noun ex·er·e·sis \ig-ˈzer-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of exeresis

plural

exereses

\-ə-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  surgical removal of a part or organ (as a nerve)


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up exeresis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).