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n. - Surgical removal of a breast to remove a malignant tumor.

Usage examples (38)
  • The mastectomy is the most difficult part of the surgery.
  • So you decide to have a double mastectomy, which is a huge decision in the first place.
  • A mastectomy is when a woman’s breast is removed in order to remove cancerous breast cells/tissue.
  • A double mastectomy is not the only surgical option. for more
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