modified radical mastectomy mod·i·fied radical mastectomy (mŏd'ə-fīd')
Surgical removal of the entire breast and the lymphatic-bearing tissue in the armpit.
|modified radical mastectomy|
|removal of a breast and the pectoralis minor and some lymph nodes in the adjacent armpit|
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