partial hysterectomy

(PAR-shul HIS-teh-REK-toh-mee)

Surgery to remove the uterus, but not the cervix. Also called subtotal hysterectomy.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "partial hysterectomy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "histerectomía parcial"

Cirugía para extirpar el útero, pero no el cuello uterino.