colpoperineorrhaphy

colpoperineorrhaphy

 [kol″po-per″ĭ-ne-or´ah-fe]
surgical repair of a tear of the vagina and perineum.

vag·i·no·per·i·ne·or·rha·phy

(vaj'i-nō-per'i-nē-ōr'ă-fē),
Repair of a lacerated vagina and perineum.
Synonym(s): colpoperineorrhaphy
[vagino- + perineum, + G. rhaphē, suture]

colpoperineorrhaphy

/col·po·per·i·ne·or·rha·phy/ (-per″ĭ-ne-or´ah-fe) suture of the ruptured vagina and perineum.

colpoperineorrhaphy

(kŏl′pō-pĕr′ə-nē-ôr′ə-fē)

vag·i·no·per·i·ne·or·rha·phy

(vaj'i-nō-per'i-nē-ōr'ă-fē)
Repair of a lacerated vagina and perineum.
Synonym(s): colpoperineorrhaphy.
[vagino- + perineum, + G. rhaphē, suture]

colpoperineorrhaphy

suture of the ruptured vagina and perineum.
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Depending on the aggressiveness of the repair, approximately 15% of patients may experience some discomfort with intercourse after a colpoperineorrhaphy.
Often, at the end of a long reconstructive case, the relative importance of a good colpoperineorrhaphy can be hard to appreciate.
For reference, a full description of the normal vaginal axis and its vital role in good pelvic support can be found in my chapter on colpoperineorrhaphy in the ninth edition of TeLinde's Operative Gynecology (Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003, p.