excision

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excision

[ek′sizh·ən]
(genetics)
Recombination involving removal of a genetic element.
(medicine)
The cutting out of a part; removal of a foreign body or growth from a part, organ, or tissue.
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Arteriovenous malformation involving the thumb and hand: radical excision and reconstruction of multiple components.
We followed the same common language for stage III disease, representing regional nodal disease or, at minimum, invasive carcinoma requiring radical excision, such as an exenteration, with or without clear surgical margins.
This case illustrates the importance of early diagnosis of MPNSTs, especially those in the head and neck region, because radical excision with free margins seems to be the best therapeutic option.
Of the 11 patients with endometriosis, 6 had severe disease that was treated with radical excision, and there were no complications.