proctectomy

noun
proc·​tec·​to·​my | \ präk-ˈtek-tə-mē How to pronounce proctectomy (audio) \
plural proctectomies

Medical Definition of proctectomy

: surgical excision of the rectum

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“Proctectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/proctectomy. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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