partial vulvectomy

(PAR-shul vul-VEK-toh-mee)

Surgery to remove an affected area of the vulva (the external female genital organs, including the clitoris, vaginal lips, and the opening to the vagina) along with a small amount of surrounding normal tissue.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "partial vulvectomy"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "vulvectomía parcial"

Cirugía para extirpar un área afectada de la vulva (los órganos genitales femeninos externos, como el clítoris, los labios de la vagina y la abertura a la vagina) junto con una cantidad pequeña del tejido normal que la rodea.