deferentectomy


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va·sec·to·my

(va-sek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of a segment of the vas deferens, performed in association with prostatectomy or to produce sterility.
Synonym(s): deferentectomy
[vas- + G. ektomē, excision]
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deferentectomy

(dĕf′ər-ən-tĕk′tə-mē)
n.
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va·sec·to·my

(vas-ek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of a segment of the vas deferens, performed in association with prostatectomy, or to produce sterility.
Synonym(s): deferentectomy, gonangiectomy.
[vas- + G. ektomē, excision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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