vaginoplasty

noun
vag·​i·​no·​plas·​ty | \ ˈvaj-ə-nə-ˌplas-tē How to pronounce vaginoplasty (audio) \
plural vaginoplasties

Medical Definition of vaginoplasty

: plastic surgery of the vagina They performed plastic surgeries, including vaginoplasty for women born without vaginas.— Joanne Meyerowitz, How Sex Changed, 2002

called also colpoplasty

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“Vaginoplasty.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/vaginoplasty. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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