adjective see pancreatectomy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pancreatectomized — v. perform a pancreatotomy, surgically remove the pancreas …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • pancreatectomy — noun (plural mies) Date: circa 1900 surgical removal of all or part of the pancreas • pancreatectomized adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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