colpectomy


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colpectomy

Surgery to remove the vagina.
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The risk of complications was significantly lower among those aged 80 and older undergoing obliterative procedures, such as colpocleisis or colpectomy, compared with reconstructive procedures, such as vaginal vault suspension with or without hysterectomy (17% vs.
Surgeons performed a partial colorectal resection in nine patients, a partial colpectomy in two of the patients, and resected the uterosacral ligaments in eight patients and the pouch of Douglas in nine patients.