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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Salpingooforectomía

Salpingo-oophorectomy (sal-PIN-goh-oh-oh-foh-REK-toh-mee)
Surgical removal of the fallopian tubes and ovaries.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.