angiectomy

[ ăn′jē-ĕktə-mē ]

n.

Excision of a section of a blood vessel.

Nearby words

  1. angi-,
  2. angiasthenia,
  3. angie,
  4. angiectasia,
  5. angiectatic,
  6. angiectopia,
  7. angiitis,
  8. angina,
  9. angina cruris,
  10. angina inversa


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