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vag·i·nec·to·my

 (văj′ə-nĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. vag·i·nec·to·mies
1. Surgical removal of all or part of the vagina.
2. Surgical removal of the serous membrane covering the testis and epididymus.

vaginectomy

(ˌvædʒɪˈnɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
1. (Surgery) surgical removal of all or part of the vagina
2. (Surgery) surgical removal of part of the serous sheath surrounding the testis and epididymis
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Anderson negligently cut into Thorsted's rectum while performing a partial vaginectomy, causing a substantial injury, according to the lawsuit.
Transgender men may undergo hysterectomy, oophorectomy, and/or vaginectomy.
For transmen, surgical options include chest reconstruction, hysterectomy/oophorectomy, metoidioplasty (using the clitoris to surgically approximate a penis), phalloplasty, scrotoplasty, urethroplasty, and vaginectomy.
Despite a vaginectomy and vaginal hysterectomy with clear margins, the patient had a recurrence at 46 months.
Women with stage I disease involving the upper posterior vagina may be treated by radical vaginectomy and pelvic lymphadenectomy.
He was counseled regarding total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH), bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (BSO), vaginectomy, and staged radial forearm osteocutaneous free flap phalloplasty with prelamination.
8 cm Chemoradiation, Deceased carboplatin/Taxol/ Avastin, (b) debulking with HIPEC 8 Vagina, 2-mm depth RA-TLH NED invasion 9 Lungs, 5 cm Cisplatin/Taxol Deceased 10 Vagina; size not Vaginectomy, Deceased measurable vulvectomy, RT 11 Vagina, pelvic Cisplatin/Taxol Deceased sidewall;2 cm 12 Vagina, 1 cm TPE NED Abbreviations: ASC-H, atypical squamous cells, cannot rule out high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion; ASCUS, atypical cells of undetermined significance; AWD, alive without disease; HIPEC, hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy; HPV, human papilloma virus;NED, no evidence of disease;RA-TLH, robotic-assisted total laparoscopic hysterectomy;RT, radiation therapy;SCC, squamous cell carcinoma;TPE, total pelvic exenteration.
Although studies have not found correlation between extent of surgery (local excision, simple vulvectomy, radical vulvectomy, partial vaginectomy, radical vaginectomy, exenteration) and overall survival rate [17, 18], it is agreed that the resection specimen should have at least 1 cm clear margins [19].
There were so many surgeries, it shocked him--the mastectomy, the hysterectomy, the vaginectomy and penile reconstruction.
Her past surgical history suggested that she had undergone total hysterectomy for fibroid uterus and after two years she had bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy and partial vaginectomy for deeply infiltrating endometriosis.
Also known as introital cerclage, the procedure involves permanent suturing of the introitus, and is often performed in conjunction with vaginectomy.
The "core" surgical procedures outlined for FTM transsexuals include hysterectomy, mastectomy, metoidioplasty, phalloplasty, salpingo-oophrectomy, scrotoplasty/placement of testicular prostheses, urethroplasty, and vaginectomy (Sutcliffe et al.