What would you like to do?
well, excise is a good word. For removal of a limb: Amputation For removal of mass or organ: Excision (Excision means that tissue is removed, using a scalpel, laser or ano…ther instrument) To remove a tissue sample: Biopsy The medical terminology combining form for surgical removal is -ectomy. Excision is the medical term meaning surgical removal. -ectomy is the medical terminology combining form meaning surgical removal.
Pinealectomy is surgical removal of the pineal gland. pinealectomy
Lymphadenectomy is the medical term meaning surgical removal of a lymph node.
pleurectomy (ploor-ECK-toh-mee) pleur means pleura, and -ectomy means removal pleuralectomy
Patellectomy the surgical removal of patella is called patellectomy.
Ureterectomy is surgical removal of a ureter. Ureterectomy
Tympanectomy, myringectomy or myringodectomy.
Lithotomy is the medical term meaning surgical removal of a stone. Lithotomy is the medical term meaning surgical incision to remove a stone.
Hemiglossectomy is the medical term meaning surgical removal of half the tongue.
Gingivectomy is surgical removal of gum tissue. Gingivectomy
A nephrectomy is an operation that removes a kidney. However there are two variations, either simple nephrectomy or radical nephrectomy depending on the etiology (origin o…f the disease process or condition.
myel/o is bone marrow and spinal cord, while -ectomy means removal of. its a myelectomy.
The surgical removal of a breast is a mastectomy. Small lump removal=lumpectomy. Removal of entire breast=mastectomy. mastectomy
Solidified crystal solids in the gall bladder are "gallstones," "biliary calculi," or "choleliths" : the presence of stones in the gall bladder is called "cholelithiasis". (pr…onounced "koh-luh-lih-THY-uh-sis") cholelithiasis