sympathetectomy

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sym·pa·the·tec·to·my (sim″pə-thə-tekґtə-me) sympathectomy.

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  • sympathetectomy — /sim path i tek teuh mee/, n., pl. sympathetectomies. Med. sympathectomy. * * * …   Universalium

  • sympathetectomy — /sim path i tek teuh mee/, n., pl. sympathetectomies. Med. sympathectomy …   Useful english dictionary

  • sympathectomy — Excision of a segment of a sympathetic nerve or of one or more sympathetic ganglia. SYN: sympathetectomy, sympathicectomy. [sympath + G. ektome, excision] chemical s. destruction of the periareterial sympathet …   Medical dictionary

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