- myoma + -ectomy (Wiktionary)
“Look, if you are 25 and have fibroids and haven't had your kids yet, then absolutely a myomectomy is the operation you most likely will want.”
“Count me in as another ob/gyn who was angered by the CNN article's implication that myomectomy is always better than hyst; this approach puts many women through 2 surgeries - with their risks and costs - where one would do.”
“The operation that can accomplish this is called a myomectomy, and it should always be the procedure of choice when you want to retain your childbearing options.”
“A myomectomy is a surgical procedure to remove fibroids but leave the uterus intact.”
“Some may try to scare you into having a hysterectomy by telling you that a myomectomy is a very bloody or risky operation.”
“Other women choose to have just the fibroids removed -- a procedure called a myomectomy.”
“A myomectomy is the surgical removal of the fibroids.”
“A myomectomy is a surgery where the fibroid or fibroids are removed and the uterus is preserved.”
“So I have to have a myomectomy and a partial hystorectomy," she explained to the family.”
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