Modified radical vulvectomy

What is Modified radical vulvectomy?

Modified radical vulvectomy meaning Surgery to remove most, but not all, of the vulva (the external female genital organs, including the clitoris, vaginal lips, and the opening to the vagina). The clitoris may not be removed. Sometimes lymph nodes in the groin area are also removed.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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