TITLE

lymphangiectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1278
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "lymphangiectomy" is presented. It refers to surgical removal of lymph vessels. The term originated from the Latin word "lympha," meaning lymph, and the Greek words "angeion," meaning vessel, 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 #
21234634

 

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