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- Removal or destruction of the testicles or ovaries using radiation, surgery, or drugs. Medical castration refers to the use of drugs to suppress the function of the ovaries or testicles.
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- ablation, amputation, anterior pelvic exenteration, breast-conserving surgery, breast-sparing surgery, circumcision, excision, exenteration, margin, unresectable, unresected, Whipple procedure, wide local excision