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nephrectomy

Saltos de línea: neph¦rec|tomy
Pronunciación: /nɪˈfrɛktəmi
 
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Definición de nephrectomy en inglés:

sustantivo (plural nephrectomies)

Surgical removal of one or both of the kidneys: [mass noun]: bilateral nephrectomy [count noun]: many nephrectomies may be performed laparoscopically
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Advanced surgical techniques now allow the donor nephrectomy to be performed through a laparoscope.
  • The bilateral nephrectomies were performed for angiomyolipomas and renal cell carcinomas, and the pink papules were angiofibromas.
  • Bilateral nephrectomy has been reported to ‘cure’ malignant hypertension in hemodialysis patients.

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