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  • supradiaphragmatic — Above the diaphragm. * * * su·pra·di·a·phrag·mat·ic .sü prə .dī ə .frag mat ik, frə(g) adj situated or performed from above the diaphragm <supradiaphragmatic vagotomy> su·pra·di·a·phrag·mat·i·cal·ly i k(ə )lē adv * * *… …   Medical dictionary

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  • Lymphoma — Tumor of the lymphoid tissue. Diagnosis is by biopsy. Treatment may be chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, or medication, depending on the age of the patient and type of tumor. * * * Any neoplasm of lymphoid tissue; in general use, synonymous with… …   Medical dictionary

  • sympathectomy — Excision of a segment of a sympathetic nerve or of one or more sympathetic ganglia. SYN: sympathetectomy, sympathicectomy. [sympath + G. ektome, excision] chemical s. destruction of the periareterial sympathet …   Medical dictionary

  • epiphrenic diverticulum — a diverticulum of the esophagus just above the diaphragm; called also supradiaphragmatic d …   Medical dictionary

  • supradiaphragmatically — adverb see supradiaphragmatic …   Useful english dictionary

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