castration

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Synonyms for castration

the act or an instance of making one incapable of reproducing sexually

Synonyms for castration

neutering a male animal by removing the testicles

surgical removal of the testes or ovaries (usually to inhibit hormone secretion in cases of breast cancer in women or prostate cancer in men)

the deletion of objectionable parts from a literary work

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We prospectively studied a total of 40 patients, who underwent bilateral orchidectomy for treatment of advanced carcinoma prostate.
17 In a recent study by Ayan et al, who retrospectively reviewed records of 41 patients, bilateral orchidectomy were done in four (9.
Testicular carcinoma was suspected which was confirmed by histopathology of the specimen obtained from bilateral orchidectomy.
His history included bilateral orchidectomy for the treatment of a prostatic malignancy 3 years earlier.
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