jejunectomy

Excision of all or a part of the jejunum. [jejunum + G. ektome, excision]

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n.
surgical removal of the jejunum or part of the jejunum.

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je·ju·nec·to·my (jĕ″joo-nekґtə-me) [jejun- + -ectomy] surgical removal of the jejunum.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • jejunectomy — [jē΄jo͞o nek′tə mē] n. pl. jejunectomies [ JEJUN(UM) + ECTOMY] the surgical removal of all or part of the jejunum …   English World dictionary

  • jejunectomy — /ji jooh nek teuh mee, jee joo /, n., pl. jejunectomies. Surg. excision of part or all of the jejunum. [JEJUN + ECTOMY] * * * …   Universalium

  • jejunectomy — n. surgical removal of part of the small intestine (Surgery) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jejunectomy — n. surgical removal of the jejunum or part of the jejunum …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • jejunectomy — /ji jooh nek teuh mee, jee joo /, n., pl. jejunectomies. Surg. excision of part or all of the jejunum. [JEJUN + ECTOMY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Еюнэктомия (Jejunectomy) — хирургическая операция, заключающаяся в удалении тощей кишки или какой либо ее части. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ЕЮНЭКТОМИЯ — (jejunectomy) хирургическая операция, заключающаяся в удалении тощей кишки или какой либо ее части …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • jejun- — combining form or jejuno Etymology: jejunum 1. : jejunum jejunectomy 2. : jejunal and jejunoduodenal * * * var. of …   Useful english dictionary

  • jejun- — var. of jejuno before a vowel: jejunectomy. * * * …   Universalium

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