ileectomy etymology

English word ileectomy comes from English -ectomy ((surgery) Surgical removal of.. Excision of.), English ileo- (Of or relating to the ileum.)

Detailed word origin of ileectomy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ectomy English (eng) (surgery) Surgical removal of.. Excision of.
ileo- English (eng) Of or relating to the ileum.
ileectomy English (eng) (surgery) surgical removal of the ileum.

Words with the same origin as ileectomy

Descendants of -ectomy
adenectomy adnexectomy appendectomy astragalectomy caudectomy dactylectomy embolectomy fasciectomy glossectomy hemihepatectomy labyrinthectomised lipectomy mastectomy meniscectomy mucosectomy otectomy parathyroidectomy pleurectomy retinectomy sequestrectomy tendonectomy thymectomy thymothymomectomy tonsillectomy
Descendants of ileo-
ileoanal ileocaecal ileocecum ileocolic ileocolonic ileocolonoscopic ileocolonoscopy ileoileal ileorectal ileorenal ileostomy ileotomy ileovaginal ileovesical