polypectomy

noun
pol·​yp·​ec·​to·​my | \ ˌpäl-i-ˈpek-tə-mē How to pronounce polypectomy (audio) \
plural polypectomies

Medical Definition of polypectomy

: the surgical excision of a polyp cervical polypectomy

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“Polypectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/polypectomy. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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