Kelly operation


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Kel·ly op·er·a·tion

(kel'ē),
1. correction of retroversion of the uterus by plication of uterosacral ligaments;
2. correction of urinary stress incontinence by vaginally placing sutures beneath the bladder neck.

Kel·ly op·er·a·tion

(kel'ē op-ĕr-ā'shŭn)
1. Correction of retroversion of the uterus by plication of uterosacral ligaments.
2. Correction of urinary stress incontinence by vaginally placing sutures beneath the bladder neck.

Kelly,

Howard A., U.S. gynecologist, 1858-1943.
Kelly clamp - a curved hemostat without teeth.
Kelly operation - correction of retroversion of the uterus; correction of urinary stress incontinence.
Kelly placenta forceps
Kelly plication
Kelly rectal speculum
Kelly uterine dilator
Kelly uterine scissors
Kelly uterine tenaculum