cystoprostatectomy

cystoprostatectomy
Surgery to remove the bladder (the organ that holds urine), the seminal vesicles, and the prostate. The seminal vesicles and prostate are glands in the male reproductive system that help make semen. Also called prostatocystectomy.

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