uterine cavity

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Noun1.uterine cavity - the space inside the uterus between the cervical canal and the Fallopian tubes
bodily cavity, cavum, cavity - (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body
uterus, womb - a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus
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Based on the company's CrossGlide technology, the ETS is designed to require no grasping or manipulation of the cervix to allow for easy, dependable access into the uterine cavity regardless of the complexity or variability of the patient's specific anatomy.
Madam, Endometriosis is a chronic, debilitating gynecological condition characterized by existence of endometrial tissue at sites other than the uterine cavity. The presence of such tissue results in chronic inflammation at the site, which, in turn, results in adhesions and tissue scarring, distorting the woman's pelvic anatomy in its course.
I want to look at the uterine cavity and will probably do an office hysteroscopy to see if she has fibroids that distort the uterine cavity.
Often, a surgeon requires a diagnostic scope to look in the uterine cavity for fibroids or polyps, then switches to an operative scope to biopsy or treat the pathology.
176 g - and were more likely to have the uterine cavity entered, 30.2% vs.
Pyometra, the accumulation of purulent material in the uterine cavity, represents 0.038% of gynecologic admissions; its etiology is impaired drainage of the uterine cavity (1).
Unlike many alternative interventions, the Acessa ProVu System can treat nearly all sizes and locations of fibroids including those outside the uterine cavity and within uterine walls.
An intrauterine adhesion (IUA) is a form of disease that causes the uterine muscle walls to become adhered to each other due to the basal layers of the endometrium being damaged by various factors, thus resulting in partial or complete occlusion of the uterine cavity.[1] In recent years, with the increase of uterine cavity surgery, its incidence has been increasing, seriously affecting women's reproductive function, menstrual physiology, and physical and mental health.
In the past, operative hysteroscopy for metroplasty was used to expand the uterine cavity; currently, office hysteroscopy with a bipolar system is used, which appears to have minimally invasive effects, thus making it feasible for metroplasty (7).
Endometriosis, where the lining of your uterus grows outside the uterine cavity causing inflammation with each period.
It is slightly tortuous course extending obliquely upwards and outwards from uterine cavity. [2] The interstitial pregnancy occurs in this site.