trachelorrhaphy


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trachelorrhaphy

 [tra″kĕ-lor´ah-fe]
suture of the uterine cervix.

trach·e·lor·rha·phy

(trak'ĕ-lōr'ă-fē),
Repair by suture of a laceration of the cervix uteri.
Synonym(s): Emmet operation
[trachelo- + G. rhaphē, suture]

trachelorrhaphy

/tra·che·lor·rha·phy/ (tra″kĕ-lor´ah-fe) suture of the uterine cervix.

trachelorrhaphy

(trā′kə-lôr′ə-fē, trăk′ə-)
n.
Suture of a laceration of the uterine cervix.

trach·e·lor·rha·phy

(trā'kĕ-lōr'ă-fē)
Repair by suture of a laceration of the cervix uteri.
Synonym(s): Emmet operation.
[trachelo- + G. rhaphē, suture]

Emmet,

Thomas A., U.S. gynecologist, 1828-1919.
Emmet forceps
Emmet hemostatic bag
Emmet needle - a needle that is used to pass a ligature around an undissected structure.
Emmet operation - suture repair of a cervix uteri laceration. Synonym(s): trachelorrhaphy
Emmet ovarian trocar
Emmet probe
Emmet tenaculum
Emmet uterine probe
Emmet uterine scissors

trachelorrhaphy

suture of the uterine cervix.