parametritis


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parametritis

 [par″ah-mĕ-tri´tis]
inflammation of the parametrium.
Parametritis. Infection spreads via lymphatics through uterine wall to connective tissue of broad ligament or entire pelvis. From Gorrie et al., 1994.

par·a·me·tri·tis

(par'ă-me-trī'tis),
Inflammation of the tissue adjacent to the uterus, particularly in the broad ligament.
Synonym(s): pelvic cellulitis
[parametrium + G. -itis, inflammation]

par·a·me·tri·tis

(par'ă-mĕ-trī'tis)
Inflammation of the tissue adjacent to the uterus, particularly in the broad ligament.
Synonym(s): pelvic cellulitis.
[parametrium + G. -itis, inflammation]

parametritis

Inflammation of the PARAMETRIUM.
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Documented complications from this procedure include pain, cramping, hydrorrhea,[19,20] a malodorous discharge,[21] acute bilateral salpingitis,[20] local infection with mild endometritis and parametritis, heavy vaginal bleeding and pyometra,[22] mucometra,[23] and vasomotor syncope.[24] Long-term effects can include cervical stenosis in up to 3% of cases, and residual dysplasia if the appropriate cryosurgical method is not used.[25] Possible complications from cryosurgery during pregnancy can include uterine contractions, uterine ischemia, and pain.[26] Uterine contractions could result in a spontaneous abortion or preterm labor.
La infeccion, expresada como endometritis, parametritis y piometra es muy rara.