Epididymectomy



epididymectomy ep·i·did·y·mec·to·my (ěp’ĭ-dĭd’ə-měk’tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of the epididymis.

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  • Epididymides

    [ep-i-did-uh-mis] /ˌɛp ɪˈdɪd ə mɪs/ noun, plural epididymides [ep-i-di-dim-i-deez, -did-uh-mi-] /ˌɛp ɪ dɪˈdɪm ɪˌdiz, -ˈdɪd ə mɪ-/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. an elongated organ on the posterior surface of a testis that stores sperm while they mature and constitutes the convoluted beginning of the . /ˌɛpɪˈdɪdɪmɪs/ noun (pl) -didymides (-dɪˈdɪmɪˌdiːz) 1. (anatomy) a convoluted tube […]

  • Epididymis

    [ep-i-did-uh-mis] /ˌɛp ɪˈdɪd ə mɪs/ noun, plural epididymides [ep-i-di-dim-i-deez, -did-uh-mi-] /ˌɛp ɪ dɪˈdɪm ɪˌdiz, -ˈdɪd ə mɪ-/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. an elongated organ on the posterior surface of a testis that stores sperm while they mature and constitutes the convoluted beginning of the . /ˌɛpɪˈdɪdɪmɪs/ noun (pl) -didymides (-dɪˈdɪmɪˌdiːz) 1. (anatomy) a convoluted tube […]



  • Epididymitis

    [ep-i-did-uh-mahy-tis] /ˌɛp ɪˈdɪd əˈmaɪ tɪs/ noun 1. inflammation of the . epididymitis ep·i·did·y·mi·tis (ěp’ĭ-dĭd’ə-mī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the epididymis.

  • Epididymo-orchitis

    epididymo-orchitis ep·i·did·y·mo-or·chi·tis (ěp’ĭ-dĭd’ə-mō-ôr-kī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of both the epididymis and the testis.



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