Vesico-


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Ves´i`co-


1.A combining form used in anatomy to indicate connection with, or relation to, the bladder; as in vesicoprostatic, vesicovaginal.
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Over time, Sasha has developed some awareness of how cultural practices predisposed her to developing both vesico- and recto-vaginal fistulas.
Obstetric fistula is commonly defined as a vesico- or rectovaginal fistula resulting from prolonged obstructed labour.
Other contraindications include an atonic detrusor with an elevated postvoid residual, uncontrolled and severe detrusor instability, vesicoureteral reflux, vesico- or urethrovaginal fistula, or a history of pelvic radiation.
She may have a condition called vesico- ureteric reflux, which is where the urine flows the wrong way from the bladder back up toward the kidneys.