rectovaginal


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rectovaginal

 [rek″to-vaj´ĭ-nal]
pertaining to the rectum and vagina.

rec·to·vag·i·nal

(rek'tō-vaj'i-năl),
Relating to the rectum and the vagina.

rectovaginal

/rec·to·vag·i·nal/ (-vaj´ĭ-n'l) pertaining to or communicating with the rectum and vagina.

rectovaginal

pertaining to the rectum and vagina.

rectovaginal constriction
inherited defect in Jersey cattle; fibrous bands cause dystocia and difficulty performing a rectal examination.
rectovaginal fistula
a common event in mares because of the precipitate nature of the equine birth process. Perforation of the rectovaginal shelf occurs at foaling. The lesion does not extend to include the perineum. Feces accumulate in the rectum and there is a chronic vaginitis. Called also wind-sucking, gill-flirter.
rectovaginal tear
see perineal laceration.
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Medical treatment for rectovaginal endometriosis: what is the evidence?
Finally, rectal and rectovaginal exams are performed to evaluate posterior POP and the perineal body.
The rectovaginal fistula was not due to injury to the rectum by scissors or scalpel, but due to suturing the rectum to vault by taking a deep bite during suturing the vault.
Key components of surveillance evaluation Endometrial cancer Ovarian cancer History and Symptom assessment, Symptom assessment, physical exam pelvic exam with pelvic exam with speculum and speculum and rectovaginal exam rectovaginal exam Vaginal Not recommended Not recommended cytology Imaging Not routinely Not routinely (CT/MRI/PET) recommended recommended (consider cases of fertility- preserving surgery) Tumor markers Not recommended.
The clinical appearance of two orifices in the introitus with an absent anal opening leads to the differential diagnosis of anorectal agenesis without fistula, a rectovaginal fistula (high or low) or a rectovestibular fistula with either a urogenital sinus or MRKH syndrome.
8) HAM has already been applied in multiple sites of gastrointestinal tract, such as duodenum, colon, and in rectovaginal fistula showing significant effects on epithelialization, neovascularization, proper wound healing, and better outcome.
Estrogen and progestogen receptor positive endometriotic lesions and disseminated cells in pelvic sentinel lymph nodes of patients with deep infiltrating rectovaginal endometriosis: a pilot study.
Major mesh related complications include erosion into the vagina, bladder or rectum, mid-rectal stricture, rectovaginal fistula and chronic pelvic pain due to pudendal nerve irritation or chronic inflammation around the mesh.
Other cases like rectovaginal fistula were however excluded.
To reduce recurrence, the rectovaginal cul-de-sac is obliterated, the peritoneum overlying the sacrospinous ligament on either side is incised, and the peritoneum and rectum are then retracted in order to allow identification of the tissue above the sacrospinous ligament, after which a vaginopexy is performed by fixation of the vaginal vault to the sacrospinous or uterosacral ligaments.
It may be a condition on its own or associated with agenesis of other parts like atresia recti, rectovaginal fistula, rectocystic fistula, vagino-urethral agenesis, cleft scrota etc.
On rectal examination, the mass was palpable in the rectovaginal space with the rectal mucosa free.