NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,780 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy
- listen (nerv-SPAYR-ing RA-dih-kul PROS-tuh-TEK-toh-mee)
- Surgery to remove the prostate in which an attempt is made to save the nerves that help cause penile erections.