uterine artery


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Noun1.uterine artery - a branch of the internal iliac artery that supplies the uterus and the upper part of the vaginauterine artery - a branch of the internal iliac artery that supplies the uterus and the upper part of the vagina
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
uterus, womb - a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus
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4 / 363-2019 for the supply of consumables for uterine artery embolization for the clinic of fsbei vo susmu of the ministry of health of russia
The technique is to recognize the uterine artery by color Doppler ultrasonography and then multiple catalogues are used to attain, evaluate and calculate various indices with the help of Pulsed-wave Doppler ultrasonography.
When traction is applied to the umbilical artery during laparoscopic procedures, it will indicate the origin of the uterine artery.
Artery S/D r Out of 100 patients with uterine artery Doppler study, 24% (24 patients) had elevated S/D ratio more than 2.6.
All patients who presented to the PUMCH from January 1, 2004 and January 31, 2017 and were diagnosed with uterine AVM using uterine artery angiography or postoperative pathology were eligible for inclusion in this study.
However, I'd like to suggest that a relatively basic and important skill would gready assist in such procedures and likely obviate the need for a GNRH agonist and/or uterine artery embolization.
Some surgical procedures target the fibroids themselves: myomectomy, myolysis, and uterine artery embolization.
Data at the nine clinical centers--representing rural and urban populations--are being collected regarding hysterectomy, myomectomy (abdominal, hysteroscopic, vaginal, and laparoscopic/robotic), endometrial ablation, radio-frequency fibroid ablation, uterine artery embolization, magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound, and therapeutic use of progestin-releasing intrauterine devices.
Uterine artery embolization (UAE) is a novel treatment approach for those who wish to preserve fertility.
Treatment modalities for these fibroids vary widely from birth control medications to minimally invasive interventions such as uterine artery embolization (UAE) to more invasive procedures such as hysteroscopically/laparoscopically/robotically assisted myomectomies/hysterectomies to radical open total abdominal hysterectomies (TAH) [12-14].