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or·chi·dec·to·my (ôr k -d k t -m ). n. pl.

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Orchidectomy is the surgical removal of the testicle.
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e-mail: Male reproductive tract and orchidectomy.
Having a radical orchidectomy
you may have about having a radical orchidectomy. It explains the A radical orchidectomy is an operation to remove your testicle and the spermatic cord.
Oct 5, 2010 What is an orchidectomy? The need for removal of the testicle may be due to injury or disease which can be cancerous.
Radical Orchidectomy
A radical orchidectomy is the complete removal of the testis on the affected side.

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Treatment options for carcinoma in situ testis - Abstract
Some countries offer routine biopsies of the contralateral testicle in relation to orchidectomy for testicular cancer, whereas other countries only offer this to high-risk patients.
No matter who says it, anti-trans sentiments are anti-trans sentiments
On publicly announcing that I was going to have a bilateral orchidectomy, one transsexual-vaginoplasty-essentialist wrote of me: “For the 99th time men have a penis, women have a vagina.

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or·chi·dec·to·my (ôr k -d k t -m ). n. pl.
My Orchidectomy
Personal account of a 1997 bilateral orchidectomy from the evening before surgery through two weeks post-surgery.
Orchidectomy for prostate cancer : Cancer Research UK
Oct 15, 2010 This page tells you about removal of the testicles as a treatment for prostate cancer.

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