diverticulectomy

[ dī′vûr-tĭk′yə-lĕktə-mē ]

n.

Excision of a diverticulum.

Nearby words

  1. diversionary,
  2. diversionist,
  3. diversity,
  4. divert,
  5. diverticular disease,
  6. diverticulitis,
  7. diverticuloma,
  8. diverticulosis,
  9. diverticulum,
  10. divertimento


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