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Neck Dissection

Glossary

neck dissection

Surgery to remove lymph nodes and other tissues in the neck.

Last updated: 2014-02-26

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)