Medical Dictionary

omphalectomy

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noun om·pha·lec·to·my \ˌäm(p)-fə-ˈlek-tə-mē\

Medical Definition of omphalectomy

plural

omphalectomies

  1. :  surgical excision of the navel—called also umbilectomy


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