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hemicolectomy

[hem-ee-ko-LEK-tuh-me] surgical removal of part of the colon.

Surgery for gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors | American ...

... Tumors in the terminal ileum (the last part of the small bowel) may require
removing the right side of the colon (hemicolectomy). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-carcinoid-tumors-treating-surgery

Treatment of gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors by stage ...

... The usual treatment is hemicolectomy (removal of a section of colon
along with nearby lymph nodes and blood vessels). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-carcinoid-tumors-treating-by-stage

Cancer Glossary

... hematuria Search [he-muh-TUR-ee-uh]. blood in the urine. hemicolectomy
Search [hem-ee-ko-LEK-tuh-me]. surgical removal of part of the colon. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=h

Surgery for colorectal cancer

... A colectomy (sometimes called a hemicolectomy, partial colectomy, or
segmental resection) removes part of the colon, as well as nearby lymph ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-treating-surgery

Cancer Glossary

... colectomy Search [kuh-lek-tuh-me]. surgery that removes all (total colectomy)
or part (partial colectomy or hemicolectomy) of the colon. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c

Colorectal Cancer

... A colectomy (sometimes called a hemicolectomy, partial colectomy, or
segmental resection) removes part of the colon, as well as nearby lymph ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003096-pdf.pdf

Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors

... Tumors in the terminal ileum (the last part of the small bowel) may require
removing the right side of the colon (hemicolectomy). ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003102-pdf.pdf