ganglionectomy

ganglionectomy
n. amputation of a ganglion (Anatomy)

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  • Ganglionectomy — Interventions infobox Name = PAGENAME Caption = ICD10 = ICD9 = 04.05 ICD9 mult = ICD9proc|04.06 ICD9proc|05.21 ICD9proc|05.29 MeshID = D015171 OtherCodes = A ganglionectomy, also called a gangliectomy, is the surgical removal of a ganglion. The… …   Wikipedia

  • ganglionectomy — /gang glee euh nek teuh mee/, n., pl. ganglionectomies. Surg. the excision of a ganglion. [1920 25; GANGLION + ECTOMY] * * * …   Universalium

  • ganglionectomy — noun Surgical removal of a ganglion. Syn: gangliectomy …   Wiktionary

  • ganglionectomy — Excision of a ganglion. [ganglion + G. ektome, excision] * * * gan·gli·on·ec·to·my .gaŋ glē ə nek tə mē n, pl mies surgical removal of a nerve ganglion * * * gan·gli·on·ec·to·my (gang″gle ə nekґtə me) [ganglion + ectomy] excision… …   Medical dictionary

  • ganglionectomy — gan·gli·on·ec·to·my …   English syllables

  • ganglionectomy — /ˌgæŋgliəˈnɛktəmi/ (say .ganggleeuh nektuhmee) noun (plural ganglionectomies) the excision of a ganglion …   Australian-English dictionary

  • ganglionectomy — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈnektəmē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary ganglion + ectomy : surgical removal of a ganglion …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of surgical procedures — Surgical procedures have long and possibly daunting names. The meaning of many surgical procedure names can often be understood if the name is broken into parts. For example in splenectomy, ectomy is a suffix meaning the removal of a part of the… …   Wikipedia

  • ICD-9-CM Volume 3 — is a system of procedural codes. It is a subset of ICD 9 CM (volumes 1 and 2 are used for diagnostic codes.) The United States National Center for Health Statistics drafted ICD 10 PCS in 2000 as a potential replacement for ICD 9 CM Volume 3, but… …   Wikipedia

  • Discectomy — Intervention Median sagittal section of two lumbar vertebræ and their ligaments. ( Intervertebral fibrocartilage , an old name for the intervertebral disc, labeled at center left.) ICD 9 CM …   Wikipedia

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