omentectomy

noun
omen·​tec·​to·​my | \ ˌō-men-ˈtek-tə-mē How to pronounce omentectomy (audio) \
plural omentectomies

Medical Definition of omentectomy

: excision or resection of all or part of an omentum

called also epiploectomy

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“Omentectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/omentectomy. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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