adrenalectomy

[ ə-drē′nə-lĕktə-mē ]

n.

The surgical excision of one or both of the adrenal glands.suprarenalectomy

Nearby words

  1. adrenal glands,
  2. adrenal hypertension,
  3. adrenal insufficiency,
  4. adrenal medulla,
  5. adrenal rest,
  6. adrenalin,
  7. adrenaline,
  8. adrenalitis,
  9. adrenalize,
  10. adrenalized


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