Glossary Term:

Title

perineal prostatectomy

Phonetic

<b>pair</b>-uh-<b>NEE</b>-ul <b>pros</b>-tuh-<b>TECK</b>-tuh-me

Description

an operation in which the prostate is removed through an incision (cut) in the skin between the scrotum and anus. See also anus, perineum, prostate, scrotum.