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Descriptor English:   Prostatectomy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Prostatectomía 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Prostatectomia 
Synonyms English:   Prostatectomies
Prostatectomies, Retropubic
Prostatectomies, Suprapubic
Prostatectomy, Retropubic
Prostatectomy, Suprapubic
Retropubic Prostatectomies
Retropubic Prostatectomy
Suprapubic Prostatectomies
Suprapubic Prostatectomy  
Tree Number:   E04.950.774.860.625
Definition English:   Complete or partial surgical removal of the prostate. Three primary approaches are commonly employed: suprapubic - removal through an incision above the pubis and through the urinary bladder; retropubic - as for suprapubic but without entering the urinary bladder; and transurethral (TRANSURETHRAL RESECTION OF PROSTATE). 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ED education
ES ethics HI history
IS instrumentation LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
RH rehabilitation ST standards
SN statistics & numerical data TD trends
VE veterinary  
Record Number:   11911 
Unique Identifier:   D011468 

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