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varicocelectomy

[var-i-koh-si-lek-tuh-mee]
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noun, plural var·i·co·ce·lec·to·mies.
  1. the surgical removal or ligation of varicose veins in the scrotal sac.
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Origin of varicocelectomy

First recorded in 1890–95; varicocele + -ectomy
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varicocelectomy in Medicine

varicocelectomy

(văr′ĭ-kō-sə-lĕktə-mē)
n.
  1. Surgery for the relief of a varicocele by ligature and excision and by ligation of the dilated veins.
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