Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Surgical measures adapted to the formation of new parts.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Physiol. & Med.) Restoration of a part by granulation, adhesive inflammation, or autoplasty.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Restoration of a part by granulation, adhesive inflammation, or autoplasty.

Etymologies

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neo- + -plasty. See neoplasia.

Examples

  • One patient underwent neoplasty of the colon, another a partial resection of colon, six a neoplasty of the colon plus sigmoid colostomy, and two underwent Hartmann surgery.

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  • One patient underwent neoplasty of the colon, another a partial resection of colon, six a neoplasty of the colon plus sigmoid colostomy, and two underwent Hartmann surgery.

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