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American English: /mæˈstɛktəmi/
British English: /maˈstɛktəmi/

Translation of mastectomy in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • a partial/radical mastectomy
    una mastectomía parcial/total
    Example sentences
    • There are sports bras, nursing bras, bras designed to take prosthetic breasts for women who have undergone mastectomies.
    • Reconstruction can be done in the same operation as the mastectomy, and may be more successful if it's done straight away.
    • The authors recommend their large-tissue-section approach for routine handling of all breast excisions and mastectomies.
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