suprapubic cystotomy

su·pra·pu·bic cys·tot·o·my

opening into the bladder through an incision or puncture above the symphysis pubis.

suprapubic cystotomy

(so͞o′prə-pyo͞o′bĭk)
n.
Surgical incision above the pubic symphysis and into the bladder.

su·pra·pu·bic cys·tot·o·my

(sū'pră-pyū'bik sis-tot'ŏ-mē)
Opening into the bladder through an incision or puncture above the symphysis pubis.
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After the designated experimental period, urodynamics were performed via suprapubic cystotomy with saline infused at 0.
In our study majority had undergone endoscopic realignment with or without suprapubic cystotomy (62.
Procedures like suprapubic cystotomy, open urethral realignment and reduction of pelvic fractures with various fixators complement each other in the management of urethral injury for the optimal outcome.
Stricture will develop in any case even you simply do suprapubic cystotomy.
Rarely, in the setting of chronic suprapubic catheterization, SCC may arise primarily from the suprapubic cystotomy tract.
In our series, we presented 2 patients with SCC arising from their suprapubic cystotomy tracts.
After failed attempts at Foley catheter insertion, the patient underwent suprapubic cystotomy to decompress the bladder.
Pelvic lymph node dissection and temporary suprapubic cystotomy were also performed.
In 1892, Groves described his technique of immediate wound closure after suprapubic cystotomy.