TITLE

resect

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1880
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "resect" is presented. It refers to the act of cutting out a portion of a structure or organ.
ACCESSION #
21243914

 

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