resectable

adjective
re·​sect·​able | \ ri-ˈsek-tə-bəl How to pronounce resectable (audio) \

Medical Definition of resectable

: capable of being resected : suitable for resection resectable cancer

Other Words from resectable

resectability \ ri-​ˌsek-​tə-​ˈbil-​ət-​ē How to pronounce resectable (audio) \ noun, plural resectabilities

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“Resectable.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/resectable. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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