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Noun1.colpocele - hernia projecting into the vagina
hernia, herniation - rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes
colpocystocele, cystocele - hernia in which the urinary bladder protrudes through the wall of the vagina; sometimes occurs after childbirth
proctocele - protrusion or herniation of the rectum into the vagina; can occur if pelvic muscles are weakened by childbirth
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n. colpocele, hernia vaginal.
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Similarly stage 3 and 4 colpocele and rectocele were observed in 30% and 33% of the colpocele and rectocele observed, respectively (Table 2).
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The high-grade recurrences included 1 low rectocele grade III treated with another mesh, the Avaulta Plus (Bard Medical, Covington, GA), 1 colpocele grade III treated with an abdominal colposacropexy as well as 1 very low rectocele grade IV also treated with the Avaulta Plus.