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Introduction: Orchiectomy

Description of Orchiectomy

Orchiectomy: Surgery to remove one or both testicles. Also called orchidectomy.
Source: National Institute of Health

Orchiectomy: surgical removal of one or both testicles.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Orchiectomy: The surgical removal of one or both testicles.
Source: Diseases Database

Orchiectomy: The surgical removal of one or both testicles.
Source: MeSH 2007

Orchiectomy: Related Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Orchiectomy

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Orchiectomy

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Orchiectomy

The following list attempts to classify Orchiectomy into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • ablation,cutting out,excision,extirpation
  • operation,surgery,surgical operation,surgical procedure,surgical process
  • medical procedure
  • procedure,process
  • activity
  • act,human action,human activity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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