Medical Dictionary

wedge resection

noun

Medical Definition of wedge resection

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


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up wedge resection? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!