What does gastrectomy mean?

Definitions for gastrectomy
gæˈstrɛk tə migas·trec·to·my

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surgical removal of all or part of the stomach


  1. Removal or partial removal of the stomach.


  1. A gastrectomy is a partial or full surgical removal of the stomach.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Excision of the whole (total gastrectomy) or part (subtotal gastrectomy, partial gastrectomy, gastric resection) of the stomach. (Dorland, 28th ed)

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  1. The numerical value of gastrectomy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. The numerical value of gastrectomy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of gastrectomy in a Sentence

  1. Gastric bypass is considered the gold standard, but over the past five or six years, there have been more sleeve gastrectomy procedures.

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