total cystectomy


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to·tal cys·tec·to·my

removal of the entire bladder.
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25 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare has decided to end three ongoing clinical studies investigating the safety and efficacy of Trasylol(R) (aprotinin injection) on transfusion requirements and blood loss in adults undergoing: elective spinal fusion surgery, pneumonectomy or esophagectomy for cancer, and radical or total cystectomy in bladder cancer.
One month later, a total cystectomy with urostomy placement was performed.