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-ectomy: Surgical Procedure Dictionary

-ectomy  is used as suffix and meaning "Surgical removal of a particular organ". Procedure are divided on the basis of body system: Reproductive System Female Cervicectomy:   Surgical removal of the of the uterine cervix. Clitoridectomy: Surgical removal of the of the clitoris; female circumcision. Oophorectomy:  Surgical removal of one or both ovaries. Salpingoophorectomy:  Surgical removal of  an ovary together with the… Continue reading -ectomy: Surgical Procedure Dictionary