hysterotomy


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hysterotomy

[‚his·tə′räd·ə·mē]
(medicine)
Incision into the uterine wall.
Cesarean section.
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Transvaginal hysterotomy for cesarean scar pregnancy in 40 consecutive cases.
11), dystocia was relieved by traction in one and by hysterotomy in another as it was also suffering from ring womb condition.
A year on from her hysterotomy, Lyn is in good health and planning her next family holiday abroad.
Prior to the 1970s, uterine evacuation in the second trimester was accomplished via labor induction methods, such as prostaglandin or saline instillation, or by hysterotomy, and resulted in an intact fetus.
The dead fetus was delivered through hysterotomy (fig 2).
Open fetal surgery begins with a hysterotomy, or uterine incision, performed under general anesthesia.
During the surgery, the bladder was very adherent to the uterus and was close to the hysterotomy.
39) After the Court's medical description of intact D&E, a short one-paragraph summary notes the less-commonly used techniques of induction, hysterotomy, and hysterectomy.
Treatment of acardiac acephalus twin gestations by hysterotomy and selective delivery.
A history of cesarean delivery, even via low transverse hysterotomy, also was identified as a potential risk factor.