strumectomy

[stroo-mek-tuh-mee]

Origin of strumectomy

First recorded in 1890–95; strum(a) + -ectomy
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strumectomy in Medicine

strumectomy

[strōō-mĕktə-mē]
n.
  1. Surgical removal of all or a portion of a goitrous tumor.
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