TITLE

mastectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1308
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "mastectomy" is presented. Mastectomy refers to the surgical removal of the breast. The procedure usually is performed as treatment for or prophylaxis against breast cancer. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21235093

 

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