salpingo-oophorectomy

noun
sal·​pin·​go-oo·​pho·​rec·​to·​my | \ sal-ˌpiŋ-gō-ˌō-ə-fə-ˈrek-tə-mē How to pronounce salpingo-oophorectomy (audio) \
plural salpingo-oophorectomies

Medical Definition of salpingo-oophorectomy

: surgical excision of a fallopian tube and an ovary

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“Salpingo-oophorectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/salpingo-oophorectomy. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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