bilateral prophylactic mastectomy

(by-LA-teh-rul PROH-fih-LAK-tik ma-STEK-toh-mee)

Surgery to remove both breasts in order to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "bilateral prophylactic mastectomy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "mastectomía profiláctica bilateral"

Cirugía para extraer ambas mamas con el fin de reducir el riesgo de contraer cáncer de mama (seno).