Uterovesical fold | definition of uterovesical fold by Medical dictionary
uterovesical ligament (redirected from uterovesical fold)
a peritoneal fold extending from the uterus to the posterior portion of the bladder.
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u·ter·o·ves·i·cal lig·a·ment (yū'tĕr-ō-ves'i-kăl lig'ă-mĕnt)
A peritoneal fold extending from the uterus to the posterior portion of the bladder.
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The uterovesical fold
of the peritoneum was then opened and the bladder was gently pushed down as low as possible.
Procedure done: Uterovesical fold
pushed down, myometrium on the scar region given away with minimal touching, with placenta just underneath.
These structures are divided, the anterior uterovesical fold
is scored with the laser scalpel, and the bladder flap is developed.