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Definition of «Myomectomy»

Myomectomy: Surgery to remove a fibroid from the uterus. A fibroid, or leiomyoma, is a benign tumor that arises from the myometrium, the muscular wall of the uterus.

The first myomectomy was performed by the American surgeon Washington Atlee in 1844.

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