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.