Lumpectomy meaning

lŭm-pĕk'tə-mē
Surgical excision of a tumor from the breast with the removal of a minimal amount of surrounding tissue.
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Surgical excision of a mass.
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The surgical removal of a breast tumor with minimum removal of adjacent normal tissues.
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Surgical excision of a tumor from the breast with the removal of a minimal amount of surrounding tissue.
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Surgical excision of a mass.
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(surgery) The surgical removal of a tumour or cyst from a breast.
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Origin of lumpectomy

lump +"Ž -ectomy