transection

noun

tran·​sec·​tion -ˈsek-shən How to pronounce transection (audio)
: an act or instance of transecting
therapeutic transection of sensory nervesE. R. Kandel et al.

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“Transection.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/transection. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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