hymenectomy


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Related to hymenectomy: imperforate hymen, hymenotomy
Translations

hy·me·nec·to·my

n. himenectomía, excisión del himen.
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Crying with pain she was immediately shifted to operation theatre, where findings were confirmed and hymenectomy was done by cruciate incision and evacuation of retained products of conception was carried out general anaesthesia.
The performance of another procedure other than the IUD insertion (including diagnostic laparoscopy and hymenectomy) was common among adolescents undergoing procedures in the sedation unit or operating room who did not have special needs.
Young adolescents, however, may have trouble using tampons and may require a hymenectomy