uterine sound

hys·ter·om·e·ter

(his'ter-om'ĕ-tĕr),
A graduated sound used to measure the depth of the uterine cavity.
[hystero- + G. metron, measure]

uterine sound

a long, flexible sound for measuring uterine depth.
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Contract Awarded for Supply and deliver galabian uterine sound malleable, shaft graduated in centimeters silver plated, length 292mm x 02 units
Sims' speculum, vulsellum, uterine sound, Hegar's dilators, metal cannula, 1% methylene blue, solution, uterine sound, Witoon's uterine manipulator.
Never force the uterine sound or insertion tube through the cervix; if necessary, stop and dilate the cervical canal.
Tenaculum use and use of uterine sound for cavity depth were recommended steps eliminated by 30% and 20% of respondents, respectively.
The main purpose of this study is to determine the number of aerobic microorganisms found in the uterine sound instruments used in intrauterine device insertion among three selected Barangay Health Centers in Iligan City before and after sterilization.
In difficult cases a uterine sound or endocervical speculum can be used to remove the device from endocervical canal.
IUS candidates should have a uterus free of congenital abnormalities that measures between 6 and 9 centimeters by uterine sound, and be at low risk for sexually transmitted infections.
1) A 100-mm visual analog scale (VAS) was used to assess pain at each step of the procedure, including at baseline (before speculum insertion), after speculum placement, tenaculum placement, uterine sound, IUD insertion, and 5 minutes after speculum removal.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Hospital Equipments : labor (delivery) bed with accessories, bladder/ uterine sound, hegar double-end cervical dilators, iris straight scissor, baby warmer set
A uterine sound was used to measure the length and direction of the uterine cavity.