TITLE

laparocolectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1202
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The medical term "laparocolectomy" is also referred as colectomy. The term originated from the Greek words "lapara" meaning flank, "kolon," meaning colon, and "ektome," meaning excision. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233741

 

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