NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,855 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- partial hysterectomy
- listen (PAR-shul HIS-teh-REK-toh-mee)
- Surgery to remove the uterus, but not the cervix. Also called subtotal hysterectomy.