colpotomy


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colpotomy

(kəlˈpɒtəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) a surgical incision into the wall of the vagina
[C20: from colpo- + -tomy]
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col·pot·o·my

n. colpotomía, incisión de la vagina.
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Vaginal Cuff Dehiscence in a Series of 12,398 Hysterectomies: Effect of Different Types of Colpotomy and Vaginal Closure.
Paul Strassman in 1907 reported the first surgical correction for the double uterus by performing an anterior colpotomy in a patient with 8 pregnancy losses [5].
A colpotomy was performed circumferentially, and the cervical specimen was excised together with the parametrium at least 2 cm below the internal os.
We grasped the cervix with a tenaculum and made a colpotomy on the posterior wall of the proximal vagina at the level of posterior fornix.
But when the size of macerated fetus is smaller and fetal contents are in pelvic cavity the gluteal region (Sood et al., 2009) or colpotomy with cervicotomy (Prakash et al., 2017) can be tried with varied success.
Considering the finding, anterior colpotomy, tumor enucleation and colporrhaphy were performed.
believed that risk factors for mesh exposure were concomitant hysterectomy and inverted T colpotomy [sup][18],[19] while Ganj et al .
In cooperation with Oregon State University, the BLM is proposing to investigate the safety and efficacy of three separate methods of surgical sterilization of wild horse mares: ovariectomy via colpotomy, tubal ligation, and hysteroscopically-guided laser ablation of the oviduct papilla.
Pregnancy outcomes after transvaginal myomectomy by colpotomy. European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology.
Specimen of Rudimentary horn with gestational sac was retrieved via colpotomy and sent for histopathology.
In our study, 1 gynecological surgeon who made large colpotomy and used diathermy knife realized 80% of the meshes exposures.