uterectomy


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uterectomy

(ˌjuːtəˈrɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Medicine) the surgical removal of the uterus. Also called: hysterectomy
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Our study showed that predisposing factors of RPF comprised of history of tuberculosis, abdominal surgery (uterectomy), malignant tumor (carcinoma in situ of the urinary bladder), and previous use of [sz]-blockers.
Multiple myoma with a low localization of the nodes coming out of the uterine neck or coming to its isthmus, malignization of the node are indications for uterectomy (Kulakov and Shmakov, 2001).