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hysteropexy
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Fixation of a misplaced or abnormally movable uterus.

Synonyms: uterofixation, uteropexy.

Origin: hystero-+ G. Pexis, fixation

Abdominal hysteropexy, attachment of the uterus to the anterior abdominal wall.

Synonyms: laparohysteropexy.

(05 Mar 2000)