pyometra

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pyometra

 [pi″o-me´trah]
an accumulation of pus within the uterus.

py·o·me·tra

(pī'ō-mē'tră),
Accumulation of purulent material in the uterine cavity.
[pyo- + G. mētra, uterus]

py·o·me·tra

(pī'ō-mē'tră)
Accumulation of pus in the uterine cavity.
[pyo- + G. mētra, uterus]
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Complications include dehiscence of the repair and formation of luminal adhesions, which can result in pyometria. Preparation for repair of a cervical defect is similar to that for repair of a third-degree perineal laceration (i.e., sedation, epidural anesthesia, tail wrap and tie, etc.).
Other signs can be: irregular, excessive or prolonged premenopausal bleeding; pyometria, causing a yellow/watery vaginal discharge; accretion of blood in the uterus: and/or pain in the pelvic regions (Otto 2001).
(101) Types of infections include pyometria with endomyometritis, bilateral chronic salpingitis, tubo-ovarian abscess and infected fibroids.