ganglionectomy

[ gang-glee-uh-nek-tuh-mee ]
/ ˌgæŋ gli əˈnɛk tə mi /

noun, plural gan·gli·on·ec·to·mies. Surgery.

the excision of a ganglion.

Origin of ganglionectomy

First recorded in 1920–25; ganglion + -ectomy
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Medicine definitions for ganglionectomy

ganglionectomy

[ găng′glē-ə-nĕktə-mē ]

n.

Excision of a ganglion.gangliectomy

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