hysterotomy

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hysterotomy

[‚his·tə′räd·ə·mē]
(medicine)
Incision into the uterine wall.
Cesarean section.
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Caesarean sections or hysterotomies were followed by uterine atony and PPH in 7 (32%) women (table-I).
de Oliveira, and Source of the Study, "Risk factors for abdominal scar endometriosis after obstetric hysterotomies: a case-control study," Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, vol.
When myelomeningocele is repaired during fetal life, mothers require two hysterotomies during pregnancy and face an increased risk of uterine rupture and preterm delivery in subsequent pregnancies.