pouch

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pouch

1. Zoology a saclike structure in any of various animals, such as the abdominal receptacle marsupium in marsupials or the cheek fold in rodents
2. Anatomy any sac, pocket, or pouchlike cavity or space in an organ or part
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There was incarcerated small intestine passing through an internal hernia resulting from this adhesion in the left side of the pelvis, in the vesicouterine pouch, which was readily reduced.
Here we present the case of early primary abdominal pregnancy located in the vesicouterine pouch and partly on the peritoneal surface of the bladder.
Besides unrecognized intraoperative bladder injury, other factors can predispose patients to bladder injury: previous uterine surgery such as cesarean-section delivery or myomectomy or disease in the vesicouterine pouch, particularly endometriosis.