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Medical Term:

clitoral recession

 

Definition: operative procedure to reduce the visual prominence of the clitoris that often occurs in females with congenital adrenal hyperplasia; distinct from clitoral amputation (clitorectomy) or clitoral reduction.

See Also: clitoroplasty

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