TITLE

lumpectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1270
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term lumpectomy is presented. The term refers to the surgical removal of a tumor from the breast, especially to remove only the tumor and no other tissue or lymph nodes. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21234572

 

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