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Introduction: Cholecystectomy

Description of Cholecystectomy

Cholecystectomy: surgical removal of the gall bladder (usually for relief of gallstone pain).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Cholecystectomy: Surgical removal of the GALLBLADDER.
Source: Diseases Database

Cholecystectomy: surgical removal of the gallbladder.
Source: CRISP

Cholecystectomy: Surgical removal of the GALLBLADDER.
Source: MeSH 2007

Cholecystectomy: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Cholecystectomy:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Cholecystectomy

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

The term Cholecystectomy can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Cholecystectomy

The following list attempts to classify Cholecystectomy into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • ablation,cutting out,excision,extirpation
  • operation,surgery,surgical operation,surgical procedure,surgical process
  • medical procedure
  • procedure,process
  • activity
  • act,human action,human activity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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