pararectal


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par·a·rec·tal

(par'ă-rek'tăl),
Near the rectum or rectus muscle.

pararectal

adjective
(1) Perirectal. 
(2) Adjacent to the rectus muscle.

pararectal

(păr″ă-rĕk′tăl) [″ + L. rectum, straight]
Close to the rectum.
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Once the pararectal space is developed and the ureter dissected, I proceed with transection of the round ligament.
Because the pararectal space has been developed early on, the ureter can be seen throughout the dissection and there is no need to coagulate the vessels from the level of the internal os and downward, as many surgeons are traditionally taught.
The anterior vaginal wall is opened, and the endopelvic connective tissue is separated from the pubic ramus at the level of the bladder neck to the ischial spine, exposing the paravesical and pararectal space.
The potential surgical space between the ureter and uterosacral ligament is utilized to transect the uterosacral ligament, which provides a means of access from the pararectal space into the rectovaginal space.
At this stage, the ureter, the pararectal space, the lateral rectal pillar with associated nerves, and the medial rectal pillar are seen.
The new technique starts with a paracervical and pararectal space dissection with identification and preservation of the hypogastric and splanchnic nerves.
To begin, insert the rectal probe and push the rectum to the right side of the pelvis, exposing the left pararectal space Under laparoscopic view, insert two fingers into the vagina and palpate the ischial spine on the left side.
This can occur with or without accompanying pararectal defects.
The eight avascular spaces in the pelvis are the two paravesical spaces, the two pararectal spaces, the retropubic space, the vesical-vaginal septum, the rectal-vaginal septum, and the presacral space.