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hys·ter·ec·to·my

 (hĭs′tə-rĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. hys·ter·ec·to·mies
Surgical removal of part or all of the uterus.

hys′ter·ec′to·mize′ (-mīz′) v.
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hysterectomy

(ˌhɪstəˈrɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) surgical removal of the uterus
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hys•ter•ec•to•my

(ˌhɪs təˈrɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
surgical excision of the uterus.
[1885–90]
hys`ter•ec′to•mize`, v.t. -mized, -miz•ing.
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hysterectomy

Surgery to remove the uterus.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hysterectomy - surgical removal of the uterus
ablation, cutting out, extirpation, excision - surgical removal of a body part or tissue
panhysterectomy, radical hysterectomy - surgical removal of the uterus and the ovaries and oviducts and cervix and related lymph nodes
total hysterectomy - surgical removal of the uterus and cervix
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Translations

hysterectomy

[ˌhɪstəˈrektəmɪ] Nhisterectomía f
she had to have a hysterectomyle tuvieron que hacer una histerectomía
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hysterectomy

[ˌhɪstəˈrɛktəmi] nhystérectomie f
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hysterectomy

nHysterektomie f (spec), → Totaloperation f
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hysterectomy

[ˌhɪstəˈrɛktəmɪ] n (Med) → isterectomia
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hys·ter·ec·to·my

n. histerectomía, extirpación del útero;
abdominal ______ abdominal, a través del abdomen;
total ______ total, del útero y del cuello uterino;
vaginal ______ vaginal, a través de la vagina.
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hysterectomy

n (pl -mies) histerectomía; total abdominal — histerectomía abdominal total; vaginal — histerectomía vaginal
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References in periodicals archive ?
Antepartum risk factors associated with peripartum cesarean hysterectomy in women with placenta previa.
There was also no significant difference between the two groups in terms of uterine dehiscence or rupture from a previous scar site, cesarean hysterectomy, and relaparatomy stemming from advanced complications of cesarean birth (Table-II).
Placenta percreta is a serious condition which is managed via pelvic artery ligation, preventive embolization of specific arteries, placental retention, or cesarean hysterectomy (1).
Case-control comparison of cesarean hysterectomy with and without prophylactic placement of intravascular balloon catheters for placenta accreata.
Yashi et al., "Opening the bladder for cesarean hysterectomy for placenta previa percreta with bladder invasion," Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research, vol.
Evolution of cesarean hysterectomy. Clin Obstet Gynecol 1969;12(3):575-89.
Morbidly adherent placenta (MAP) is associated with significant hemorrhage and morbidity--not only in cases of attempted placental removal, which is usually not advisable, but also in cases of cesarean hysterectomy. Cesarean hysterectomy is technically complex and completely different from other hysterectomies.
Moreover, MAP diagnosis allows prophylactic temporary balloon occlusion of the internal iliac arteries, an interventional radiology technique for bleeding control in patients with placenta accreta during cesarean hysterectomy (17).
(1) There are no clinical trials of the use of vasopressin in cesarean hysterectomy. However, abdominal hysterectomy procedures and cesarean hysterectomy are similar, and vasopressin likely helps to reduce blood loss at cesarean hysterectomy.
Nine women with a prenatal diagnosis of abnormal invasive placenta were treated with cesarean hysterectomy. All nine women had an anterior placenta previa overlying the scar of the previous cesarean section, and all cases had confirmed the pathological diagnosis of placenta accreta (6 increta and 3 percreta).