portio vaginalis

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portio vaginalis

The part of the cervix within the vagina.
See also: portio


pl. portiones [L.] a part, division or portion.

portio dura
(obsolete) the facial nerve.
portio intermedia
intermediate nerve, a root of the facial nerve.
portio mollis
(obsolete) vestibulocochlear nerve.
portio vaginalis
the portion of the uterus that projects into the vagina.
References in periodicals archive ?
Those arising from portio vaginalis usually present as cervical fibroid polyp and are easily felt as mass protruding from the cervix.