uterotomy


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hysterotomy

 [his″ter-ot´ah-me]
incision of the uterus.
abdominal hysterotomy incision of the uterus through the wall of the abdomen. Called also abdominohysterotomy and laparohysterotomy.

hys·ter·ot·o·my

(his'ter-ot'ŏ-mē),
Incision of the uterus.
Synonym(s): metrotomy, uterotomy
[hystero- + G. tomē, incision]

uterotomy

(yo͞o′tə-rŏt′ə-mē)

uterotomy

[yo̅o̅′tərot′əmē]
Etymology: L, uterus + Gk, temnein, to cut
a surgical incision into the uterus, such as in a cesarean section.

hys·ter·ot·o·my

(his'tĕr-ot'ŏ-mē)
Incision of the uterus.
Synonym(s): uterotomy.
[hystero- + G. tomē, incision]

uterotomy (yōōˈ·t·räˑ·t·mē),

n a surgical cut made in the uterus, as in a caesarean section.

uterotomy

hysterotomy; incision of the uterus.
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