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incision of the uterus.
abdominal hysterotomy incision of the uterus through the wall of the abdomen. Called also abdominohysterotomy and laparohysterotomy.
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transabdominal incision into the uterus.
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Hysterotomy performed through the abdominal wall.
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abdominal hysterotomyAn obsolete term for an exploratory evaluation of the endometrium via an abdominal incision.
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ab·dom·i·nal hys·ter·ot·o·my(ab-dom'i-năl his'tĕr-ot'ŏ-mē)
Transabdominal incision into the uterus; also called celiohysterotomy, laparohysterotomy, and laparouterotomy.
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