sequestrectomy

[ see-kwes-trek-tuh-mee ]
/ ˌsi kwɛsˈtrɛk tə mi /

noun, plural se·ques·trec·to·mies. Surgery.

the removal of dead spicules or portions, especially of bone.

Origin of sequestrectomy

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Medicine definitions for sequestrectomy

sequestrectomy

[ sē′kwĭ-strĕktə-mē ]

n.

Surgical removal of a sequestrum.
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