uninephrectomy

noun
uni·​ne·​phrec·​to·​my | \ ˌyü-ni-ne-ˈfrek-tə-mē How to pronounce uninephrectomy (audio) \
plural uninephrectomies

Medical Definition of uninephrectomy

: surgical excision of one kidney

Other Words from uninephrectomy

uninephrectomized or chiefly British uninephrectomised \ -​tə-​ˌmīzd How to pronounce uninephrectomised (audio) \ adjective

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“Uninephrectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/uninephrectomy. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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