lobectomy lobectomy

Definition(s):

  • (n) surgical removal of a lobe from any organ of the body (as the lung or brain)

Usage(s):

  • Most dramatic is the removal of whole lungs (pneumonectomy) or parts of lungs (lobectomy)a drastic operation which sometimes completely extirpates the disease.
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