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1. endarterectomy

noun. surgical removal of the inner lining of an artery that is clogged with atherosclerosis.

Synonyms

  • cutting out
  • ablation
  • extirpation

Etymology

  • -ectomy (English)
  • endarterium (English)

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Sentences with endarterectomy


1. Noun, singular or mass
The only way to remove a plaque from an artery is surgery called endarterectomy.

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