wedge resection

noun

Medical Definition of wedge resection

: any of several surgical procedures for removal of a wedge-shaped mass of tissue (as from the ovary or a lung)

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“Wedge resection.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/wedge%20resection. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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