gonadectomy


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gonadectomy

[‚gō·na′dek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of a gonad.
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Then according to the will of the family members and for the sake of the society diagnosis was hidden from patient and managed by Gonadectomy, Clitorectomy, and Vaginoplasty in same sitting with hormonal therapy for life long to make her a "girl" again.
Cannabinoid receptors in rat brain areas: Sexual differences, fluctuations during estrous cycle and changes after gonadectomy and sex steroid replacement.
Gonadectomy was made due to probability of malignancy development; pathology report revealed atrophic testis.
This confers increased risk of gonadal cancer, and should prompt consideration of surgical gonadectomy.
Earlier Gonadectomy is the method that was adopted by Animal Birth Control (ABC) program to control the stray dog population.
90,91) Prophylactic bilateral gonadectomy is recommended in early childhood for females with gonadal dysgenesis and evidence of Y chromosome material.