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cas·trate

 (kăs′trāt′)
tr.v. cas·trat·ed, cas·trat·ing, cas·trates
1. To remove the testicles of (a male); geld or emasculate.
2. To remove the ovaries of (a female); spay.
3. To deprive of virility or spirit; emasculate.
n.
An individual who is incapable of reproduction as a result of removal, destruction, or inactivation of the gonads.

[Latin castrāre, castrāt-; see kes- in Indo-European roots.]

cas′trat·er, cas′tra·tor n.
cas·tra′tion n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.castration - neutering a male animal by removing the testicles
altering, neutering, fixing - the sterilization of an animal; "they took him to the vet for neutering"
2.castration - surgical removal of the testes or ovaries (usually to inhibit hormone secretion in cases of breast cancer in women or prostate cancer in men); "bilateral castration results in sterilization"
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
3.castration - the deletion of objectionable parts from a literary workcastration - the deletion of objectionable parts from a literary work
deletion - the act of deleting something written or printed
bowdlerisation, bowdlerization - the act of deleting or modifying all passages considered to be indecent
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castration

noun
The act or an instance of making one incapable of reproducing sexually:
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Translations
خَصْي
кастрация
kastrace
kastration
kiherélés
vönun, gelding
거세
kastrácia
burmahadımiğdiş etme

castration

[kæsˈtreɪʃən] Ncastración f
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castration

[ˌkæˈstreɪʃən] n [man, animal] → castration f
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castration

nKastration f
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castration

[kæsˈtreɪʃn] ncastrazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

castrate

(kӕˈstreit) , ((American) ˈkӕstreit) verb
to remove the sexual organs of (a male animal). The bull has been castrated.
caˈstration noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

castration

n castración f
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Patients in the ARCHES trial were randomized to receive Xtandi 160 mg daily or placebo and continued on a luteinising hormone-releasing hormone agonist or antagonist or had a history of bilateral orchiectomy.
(45) in a report of a 60-year-old man with synchronous bilateral granulomatous orchitis, histologically confirmed after bilateral orchiectomy, concluded that the presence of diffuse hypoechoic testis infiltration, with peripheral low-resistance flow on color Doppler US should suggest the diagnosis of this disease (45).
Patients were randomised 2:1 to receive either ERLEADA orally at a dose of 240 mg once daily, or placebo once daily, All patients received a concomitant gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) analog or had a bilateral orchiectomy.
(2) There have been less than 200 reported incidences of testicular metastasis from prostate cancer, and the majority of these cases described in the literature have been incidental findings at autopsy or after bilateral orchiectomy performed for androgen suppression, most often presenting with other distant metastases concurrently.
The patient underwent transurethral prostate resection and bilateral orchiectomy. No metastasis was detected on thoracic and abdominal computed tomography.
Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) in the form of bilateral orchiectomy is a common form of treatment in metastatic prostate cancer.
The patient underwent a bilateral orchiectomy and, soon after, presented to our institution.
Spermatic cord margins from bilateral orchiectomy specimens were further analyzed to show diffuse vasculitis in small arteries with scattered organizing thrombi in some (Figures 1(f) and 1(g)).
In the concerned case, bilateral orchiectomy was done for diagnostic as well as therapeutic purposes.

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