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sequestrectomy

[see-kwes-trek-tuh-mee]
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noun, plural se·ques·trec·to·mies. Surgery.
  1. the removal of dead spicules or portions, especially of bone.

Origin of sequestrectomy

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sequestrectomy in Medicine

sequestrectomy

(sē′kwĭ-strĕktə-mē)
n.
  1. Surgical removal of a sequestrum.
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