hematocolpos


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hematocolpos

 [he″mah-to-kol´pos]
accumulation of menstrual blood in the vagina.

he·ma·to·col·pos

(hē'mă-tō-kol'pos, hem'ă-),
An accumulation of menstrual blood in the vagina in consequence of imperforate hymen or other obstruction.
[hemato- + G. kolpos, vagina]

hematocolpos

/he·ma·to·col·pos/ (-kol´pos) blood in the vagina.

he·ma·to·col·pos

(hē'mă-tō-kol'pŏs)
An accumulation of menstrual blood in the vagina in consequence of imperforate hymen or other obstruction.
Synonym(s): retained menstruation, haematocolpos.
[hemato- + G. kolpos, vagina]
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Yoder IC, Pfister RC (1976) unilateral hematocolpos and ipsilateral renal agenesis: Report of two cases and review of the literature.