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pancreatectomy

[ pan-kree-uh-tek-tuh-mee, pang- ]
/ 藢p忙n kri 蓹藞t蓻k t蓹 mi, 藢p忙艐- /
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noun, plural pan路cre路a路tec路to路mies.Surgery.
excision of part or all of the pancreas.
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Origin of pancreatectomy

First recorded in 1895鈥1900; pancreat- + -ectomy
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Medical definitions for pancreatectomy

pancreatectomy
[ p膬ng鈥瞜r膿-蓹-t臅kt蓹-m膿 ]

n.
Excision of the pancreas.
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