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incision of the uterus.
transabdominal incision into the uterus.
Hysterotomy performed through the abdominal wall.
abdominal hysterotomyAn obsolete term for an exploratory evaluation of the endometrium via an abdominal incision.
ab·dom·i·nal hys·ter·ot·o·my(ab-dom'i-năl his'tĕr-ot'ŏ-mē)
Transabdominal incision into the uterus; also called celiohysterotomy, laparohysterotomy, and laparouterotomy.