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extirpate

[′ek·stər‚pāt]
(biology)
To uproot, destroy, make extinct, or exterminate.
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Only the last case was managed by extirpative hysterectomy.
The treatment of germ cell tumours has greatly evolved from extirpative surgery only, to cisplatin-based chemotherapy, radiotherapy and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection.
Regardless of whether conservative or extirpative surgery is being performed, the ability to optimally position the uterus within the pelvis is critical to safe and efficient surgical dissection.
As gynecologists strive to incorporate more minimally invasive options, global endometrial ablation (GEA) technology is now providing an alternative to traditional surgical extirpative management.
1-4) Puncture may be performed (1) primarily at the time of extirpative surgery or (2) secondarily after wounds have healed).
Whether preceded by a diagnostic fine needle aspiration or not, extirpative surgery is undertaken.
Trends in renal extirpative surgery: A single-institution experience over 10 years
Extirpative surgery in the form of hysterectomy-with or without partial bladder resection--is usually considered the treatment of choice for these conditions.