hysterosalpingo-oophorectomy


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hysterosalpingo-oophorectomy

 [his″ter-o-sal-ping″go-o″of-o-rek´tah-me]
excision of the uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries.
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hys·ter·o·sal·pin·go-o·oph·o·rec·to·my

(his'ter-ō-sal-ping'gō-ō-of-ō-rek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the uterus, oviducts, and ovaries.
[hystero- + G. salpinx, trumpet, + ōon, egg, + phoros, bearing, + ektomē, excision]
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