hymenorrhaphy

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hymenorrhaphy

(hī″mĕn-or′ă-fē) [″ + rhaphe, seam, ridge]
A plastic operation on the hymen to restore it to the preruptured state.
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Reports have also suggested that many women are undergoing hymen restoration surgery, or humenoplasty, before they tie the knot.
Although the "sexless China" of the Cultural Revolution is long gone, practices like pre marriage hymen restoration and "false marriages" for homosexuals are still present.