radical cystectomy

Pronunciation:(RA-dih-kul sis-TEK-toh-mee)

Definition: Surgery to remove all of the bladder (the organ that holds urine) as well as nearby tissues and organs.Cancer.govPatient

cistectomía radicalCirugía para extraer la vejiga (el órgano donde se acumula la orina) así como los tejidos y órganos cercanos.Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2008-01-10