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hemithyroidectomy

Definitions

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  • n. The surgical removal of half of the thyroid gland.

Etymologies

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hemi- +‎ thyroidectomy

Examples

  • "When treatment is elected, the cancers in this category can be managed with either hemithyroidectomy [removal of part of the thyroid] or total thyroidectomy [removal of the complete gland], and the prognosis will be the same," they added.

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  • (hemithyroidectomy, subtotal thyroidectomy or total thyroidectomy).

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