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jejunectomy

[ ji-joo-nek-tuh-mee, jee-joo- ]
/ dʒɪ dʒuˈnɛk tə mi, ˌdʒi dʒʊ- /
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noun, plural je·ju·nec·to·mies.Surgery.
excision of part or all of the jejunum.
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Origin of jejunectomy

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Medical definitions for jejunectomy

jejunectomy
[ jə-jōō′nĕktə-mē, jĕj′u- ]

n.
Excision of all or a part of the jejunum.
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