NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,447 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- Surgery to remove the cervix (the end of the uterus that forms a canal between the uterus and the vagina).The upper part of the vagina and certain pelvic lymph nodes may also be removed. Also called trachelectomy.