meniscectomy

[men-uh-sek-tuh-mee]

noun, plural men·is·cec·to·mies.

the surgical excision of a meniscus, as of the knee joint.

Origin of meniscectomy

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meniscectomy in Medicine

meniscectomy

[mĕn′ĭ-sĕktə-mē]

n.

Excision of a meniscus, usually from the knee joint.
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