colectomy definition

  • noun:
    • surgery of component or all the colon.
    • The surgical treatment to get rid of all or part of the large intestine or colon.
    • In surgery, excision of part of the colon.
    • Surgical removal of part or every one of the colon.
    • The surgical treatment to remove all or area of the large intestine or colon.
    • In surgery, excision of area of the colon.

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