TITLE

papillectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1584
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "papillectomy" is presented. It refers to the excision of any papilla or papillae. The term originated from the Latin word "papilla" which means nipple and the Greek word "ektome" which means excision. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21239370

 

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