Lymphangiectomy



lymphangiectomy lym·phan·gi·ec·to·my (lĭm-fān’jē-ěk’tə-mē)
n.
Excision of a lymphatic vessel.

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    lymphangiology lym·phan·gi·ol·o·gy (lĭm-fān’jē-ŏl’ə-jē) n. The branch of medical science concerned with the lymphatic system. Also called lymphology.

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