uterine artery

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Noun1.uterine artery - a branch of the internal iliac artery that supplies the uterus and the upper part of the vaginauterine artery - a branch of the internal iliac artery that supplies the uterus and the upper part of the vagina
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
uterus, womb - a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus
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The effect of ligating the ovarian and uterine arteries on ovarian function in cyclic rhesus monkeys.
* PLAINTIFF'S CLAIM When repairing injuries that occurred during the cesarean, the ObGyn damaged retroperitoneal uterine arteries. Physicians in the recovery room and surgical ICU informed the ObGyn that the patient appeared to have internal bleeding, but he did not return her to the OR for over 6 hours.
Premature menopause has been documented in 1-2% of patients after UAE and was believed to result from nontarget embolisation of vessels to the ovaries from the uterine arteries. (8) Doppler studies on ovarian vasculature showed evidence of significant vascular derangements in ovarian arterial circulation immediately after UAE, as evidenced by a complete loss of appreciable arterial flow or an increase in vascular impedance.
If you get above the uterine arteries but then don't have a clear enough view to safely place subsequent clamps along the upper uterus, invert the uterus by placing the cervix into the abdominal cavity and flipping the fundus out.
Mean pulsatility index, resistance index was obtained from right and left uterine arteries. Presence of any diastolic notch was noted.
The goal of the UFE procedure is to successfully infarct the entire uterine fibroid burden by occluding flow in the uterine arteries. Infarction is important because recent findings have indicated that patients who have uninfarcted or viable fibroid tissue after UFE are at risk for fibroid recurrence.
Embolisation and laparoscopic occlusion of the uterine arteries have now been compared by Hald et al.
Laparoscopic occlusion of uterine arteries has several advantages over embolization, said Dr.
To analyze blood flow velocity waveforms and numerical indices describing wave forms and to distinguish low and high risk pregnancies by uterine arteries and umbilical Doppler measurement.
Once you have ligated the uterine arteries, use an ordinary blade on a 45- or 90-degree scalpel handle to lop the fundus off just above the cervix.
In humans, both uterine arteries have a significant number of branches and that each supply the corresponding side of the uterus.
Uterine Arteriovenous Malformations (UAVM) are abnormal connections between uterine arteries and veins.