sig·​moid·​ec·​to·​my ˌsig-mȯi-ˈdek-tə-mē How to pronounce sigmoidectomy (audio)
plural sigmoidectomies
: surgical excision of part of the sigmoid colon

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“Sigmoidectomy.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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