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sacculation

 [sak″u-la´shun]
1. a saccule, or pouch.
2. the quality of being sacculated.
3. the formation of pouches.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sac·cu·la·tion

(sak'yū-lā'shŭn),
1. A structure formed by a group of sacs.
2. The formation of a sac or pouch.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

sac·cu·la·tion

(sak'yū-lā'shŭn)
1. A structure formed by a group of sacs.
2. The formation of a sac or pouch.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Caption: Figure 3: MRI aspect of the anterior uterine sacculation containing the placenta increta fragment with blood clots.
Types of uterine incarceration include incarceration of an anteflexed gravid uterus and incarceration of a retroflexed uterus with or without sacculation [8].
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