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gastrectomy

Saltos de línea: gas¦trec|tomy
Pronunciación: /ɡaˈstrɛktəmi
 
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Definición de gastrectomy en inglés:

sustantivo (plural gastrectomies)

[mass noun]
Surgical removal of a part or the whole of the stomach.
Example sentences
  • Subsequently, she underwent surgery, which included partial gastrectomy, thymectomy, and splenectomy.
  • At our institution, radical proximal gastrectomy, splenectomy, partial pancreatectomy, left adrenalectomy, and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection were performed.
  • Surgical procedures such as wide local excision, partial gastrectomy, total gastrectomy, or gastrointestinal bypass also are performed with palliative intent, to allow oral intake of food and alleviate pain.

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