TITLE

laparocystectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1202
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "laparocystectomy" is presented. The term refers to the removal of an extrauterine fetus or a cyst through an abdominal incision. It originated from the Greek words "lapara" meaning flank, "kystis," meaning bladder, and "ektome," meaning excision. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21233744

 

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