hysteropexy


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hysteropexy

 [his´ter-o-pek″se]
fixation of a displaced uterus by surgery.
Hysteropexy, with fixation to the anterior abdominal wall. From Dorland's, 2000.

hys·ter·o·pex·y

(his'ter-ō-pek'sē),
Fixation of a displaced or abnormally movable uterus.
Synonym(s): uterofixation, uteropexy
[hystero- + G. pēxis, fixation]

hysteropexy

/hys·tero·pexy/ (his´ter-o-pek″se) surgical fixation of a displaced uterus.

hys·ter·o·pex·y

(his'tĕr-ō-pek-sē)
Fixation of a displaced or abnormally movable uterus.
Synonym(s): uterofixation, uteropexy.
[hystero- + G. pēxis, fixation]

hysteropexy

fixation of a displaced uterus by surgery.
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Preservation of the uterus by hysteropexy procedures (either transvaginal or transabdominal) are also options for women desiring to preserve their uterus, but these procedures have little safety and efficacy data.
Sacrospinous hysteropexy versus vaginal hysterectomy with suspension of the uterosacral ligaments in women with uterine prolapse stage 2 or higher: multicentre randomised non-inferiority trial.