A certain portion of the sympathetic nervous will be severed, disrupted or even excised in this medical procedure. This also can be accomplished by the use of some chemicals to get rid of the problem.

SYMPATHECTOMY: "He has to undergo a sympathectomy because of his problem but the problem is still on, and he will be put on medication. "
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