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Cancer Surgery: Tumor Removal
Cancer Surgery: Tumor Removal

This medical exhibit illustrates the key steps in a left subtotal glossectomy. A tracheostomy tube is shown already in place. Next, the retractor is shown depressing the tongue while the scalpel excises the tumor and the surrounding tissue. The incision line is demarcated with a dotted line.

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Last Updated: Mar 5th, 2020

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