adrenalectomy

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adrenalectomy

[ə‚drēn·əl′ek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of an adrenal gland.
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For several years, surgical ablation of oestrogen production, through oophorectomies or adrenalectomies, was utilised as a measure to control advanced breast cancer.
Hormone-related cancer surgeries include adrenalectomies, oophorectomies, and orchiecotomies.
The effects of adrenalectomy in the psychic sphere of patients has been studied since adrenalectomies were more in number.