proctorrhaphy

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proctorrhaphy

 [prok-tor´ah-fe]
suture of the rectum.
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proc·tor·rha·phy

(prok-tōr'ă-fē),
Repair by suture of a lacerated rectum or anus.
Synonym(s): rectorrhaphy
[procto- + G. rhaphē, suture]
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proctorrhaphy

(prŏk-tôr′ə-fē)
n.
Surgical suturing of a lacerated rectum or anus.
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proc·tor·rha·phy

(prok-tōr'ă-fē)
Repair by suture of a lacerated rectum or anus.
[procto- + G. rhaphē, suture]
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