hymenectomy


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Related to hymenectomy: imperforate hymen, hymenotomy

hymenectomy

 [hi″men-ek´to-me]
excision of the hymen.

hy·me·nec·to·my

(hī'me-nek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the hymen.
[G. hymēn, membrane, + ektomē, excision]

hymenectomy

(hī′mə-nĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical excision of the hymen.

hymenectomy

[hī′mənek′təmē]
Etymology: Gk, hymen, membrane, ektomē, excision
the surgical excision of a membrane, particularly the hymen.

hy·me·nec·to·my

(hī'mĕ-nek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the hymen.
[G. hymēn, membrane, + ektomē, excision]

hymenectomy

excision of the hymen.