excavatio rectouterina


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rec·to·u·ter·ine pouch

[TA]
a pocket formed by the deflection of the peritoneum from the rectum to the uterus.

excavatio rectouterina

rec·to·u·ter·ine pouch

(rek'tō-yū'tĕr-in powch) [TA]
A pocket formed by the deflection of the peritoneum from the rectum to the uterus.
Synonym(s): excavatio rectouterina [TA] , cul-de-sac (2) .