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hepatectomy

[hep-uh-tek-tuh-mee] /ˌhɛp əˈtɛk tə mi/
noun, plural hepatectomies.
1.
excision of part of the liver.
Origin of hepatectomy
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900; hepat- + -ectomy
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hepatectomy in Medicine

hepatectomy hep·a·tec·to·my (hěp'ə-těk'tə-mē)
n.
Excision of liver tissue.

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