Medical Dictionary


noun mor·cel·la·tion \ˌmȯr-sə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of morcellation

  1. 1:  division and removal in small pieces (as of a tumor)

  2. 2:  the surgical cutting of the skull into small pieces and leaving them in place to allow more even or symmetrical expansion of the brain and skull during growth

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