urethrectomy(redirected from urethrectomies)
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excision of the urethra.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Excision of a segment or of the entire urethra.
[urethr- + G. ektomē, excision]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Excision of a part or all of the urethra.
n. pl. urethrecto·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the urethra.
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