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urethrectomy

 [u″re-threk´tah-me]
excision of the urethra.

u·re·threc·to·my

(yū'rĕ-threk'tŏ-mē),
Excision of a segment or of the entire urethra.
[urethr- + G. ektomē, excision]

urethrectomy

/ure·threc·to·my/ (u″re-threk´tah-me) surgical removal of all or part of the urethra.

urethrectomy

(yo͝or′ĭ-thrĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Excision of a part or all of the urethra.

urethrectomy

(yo͝or′ĭ-thrĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. urethrecto·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the urethra.

urethrectomy

excision of the urethra.
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Unfortunately, as many cases of carcinoma in a urethral diverticulum are diagnosed at an advanced stage, initial treatment should be aggressive, in the form of anterior exteneration and urethrectomy with consideration of radiation and chemotherapy.
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Counselling towards a radical cystectomy plus urethrectomy should be considered with any high-grade prostatic urethral recurrence following BCG.
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The patient underwent radical cystectomy, urethrectomy, and bilateral umbilical cutaneous ureterostomy construction.
In localized anterior urethral carcinoma, urethra-sparing surgery is an alternative to primary urethrectomy, and can be performed by transurethral resection.
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His chief complaint was hematuria 9 years after treatment with radical cystoprostatectomy, en bloc urethrectomy, extended lymph node dissection and continent urinary diversion with an Indiana pouch.
Following incisional biopsy demonstrating UC, a radical penectomy, total urethrectomy and bilateral transposition of local muscle flaps for pelvic floor coverage were performed in August 2010.
The supplement highlights key aspects of bladder cancer from the management of T1G3 tumours and BCG failures to the management of advanced cancers, including the role of lymphadenectomy, urethrectomy, perioperative chemotherapy and metastasectomy.