perineorrhaphy love

Definitions

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  • n. The operation of sewing up a ruptured perineum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The operation of sewing up a ruptured perineum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Suture of the perineum, as when ruptured in childbirth.
  • n. An operation for uniting the edges of the wound in a ease of ruptured perineum.

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Examples

  • The injuries received during coitus have been classified by Spaeth as follows: Deep tears of the hymen with profuse hemorrhage; tears of the clitoris and of the urethra (in cases of atresia hymenis); vesicovaginal fistula; laceration of the vaginal fornices, posteriorly or laterally; laceration of the septum of a duplex vagina; injuries following coitus after perineorrhaphy.

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