thyroparathyroidectomy

noun
thy·​ro·​para·​thy·​roid·​ec·​to·​my | \ ˌthī-rō-ˌpar-ə-ˌthī-ˌrȯid-ˈek-tə-mē How to pronounce thyroparathyroidectomy (audio) \
plural thyroparathyroidectomies

Medical Definition of thyroparathyroidectomy

: excision of both the thyroid and parathyroid glands

Other Words from thyroparathyroidectomy

thyroparathyroidectomized also British thyroparathyroidectomised \ -​tə-​ˌmīzd How to pronounce thyroparathyroidectomised (audio) \ adjective

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“Thyroparathyroidectomy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/thyroparathyroidectomized. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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