Definition of sequestrectomy in English:

sequestrectomy

noun

Medicine
  • See sequestrum

    • ‘The foul smelling discharge responded only temporarily to antibiotics, and she required surgical debridement and sequestrectomy to remove the infected bone.’
    • ‘Today, sequestrectomy has been suggested as a modification to microdiscectomy.’
    • ‘Four days later she suffered from recurrent pain, and neuroimaging studies revealed an epidural gas formation at the site of the sequestrectomy.’

Pronunciation

sequestrectomy

/ˌsiːkwɪˈstrektəmi/