prolapse

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prolapse

Pathol
the sinking or falling down of an organ or part, esp the womb

prolapse

[′prō‚laps]
(medicine)
The falling or sinking down of a part or organ.
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Accordingly, cystoscopy is recommended in cases of previous or simultaneous prolapsus. In our study, a routine cytoscopic procedure was performed on each patient following the surgery and no cases of perforation were seen.
Prolapsus etiam in egressu navis, verso ad melius omine; 'Teneo te', inquit, 'Africa'.
Consequences sexuelles de la chirurgie du prolapsus. Prog Urol 2009;19:1037-59http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.purol.2009.10.001.
The Pathologic Spectrum of Prolapsus Uteri: Histopathological Evaluation of Hysterectomy Specimens; Journal of Gynaecologic Surgery.
The study included 30 female patients with POP (cystocele, rectocele, desensus uteri, prolapsus uteri, vaginal vault prolapse).
Echocardiographic manifestations of the patients with IE Variables Frequency % Native valve endocarditis 158 64 Rheumatic heart disease 69 28 Degenerative heart disease 57 23 Congenital heart disease 18 7 Mitral valve prolapsus 9 4 Prosthetic valve endocarditis 75 30 Pacemaker endocarditis 15 6 Vegetations 223 89 Multiple 52 21 Mobile 150 60 Diameter, mm 4.4 [+ or -] 4.9 Aortic regurgitation 82 33 Mitral regurgitation 142 56 Ejection fraction 53 [+ or -] 11 Continuous variables were are represented as mean [+ or -] SD Table 3.
But recently, a new and infrequent side effect called prostaglandin-associated periorbiropathy characterized by deepening of the upper lid sulcus, ptosis, enophthalmus, regression in dermarochalasis and lower lid lateral orbital fat pad prolapsus has been determined.
Nous rendons compte ici d'une etude exploratoire realisee au Yemen a l'aide d'une methode quantitative (n--72 femmes) et qualitative (n--35 femmes), en 2005 et 2007 respectivement, avec des femmes souffrant de prolapsus uterin, d'infecondite ou de maladie inflammatoire pelvienne (MIP).
Hastanin mevcut kosullari PPP olusumu icin yeterli gibi gorunmekle birlikte, yapilan kardiyolojik incelemesinde mitral kapakta prolapsus ve yetmezlik tespit edildi.
Kadin pelvik taban hastaliklarini arastiran bir calismada, "Google" arama motoru ile "uriner inkontinans", "vajinal veya uterin prolapsus", "pelvik organ prolapsusu" ve "overaktif mesane" kelimeleri taranmistir.