Linux Remove an old sd device name

So from time to time I remove storage from Linux servers and don’t want to reboot the server so I run the following command works in RHEL and SLES:

echo 1 >  /sys/block/device-name/device/delete

For example 

echo 1 >  /sys/block/sde/device/delete

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