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ganglionectomy

[gang-glee-uh-nek-tuh-mee] /ˌgæŋ gli əˈnɛk tə mi/
noun, plural ganglionectomies. Surgery.
1.
the excision of a ganglion.
Origin of ganglionectomy
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25; ganglion + -ectomy
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ganglionectomy in Medicine

ganglionectomy gan·gli·on·ec·to·my (gāng'glē-ə-něk'tə-mē)
n.
Excision of a ganglion. Also called gangliectomy.

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