Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the bladder and uterus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the bladder and the uterus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the urinary bladder and to the uterus.

Etymologies

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vesico- +‎ uterine

Examples

  • The anterior ligament consists of the vesicouterine fold of peritoneum, which is reflected on to the bladder from the front of the uterus, at the junction of the cervix and body.

    XI. Splanchnology. 3d. 3. The Uterus

  • The vesical or anterior surface (facies vesicalis) is flattened and covered by peritoneum, which is reflected on to the bladder to form the vesicouterine excavation.

    XI. Splanchnology. 3d. 3. The Uterus

  • The rectovesical excavation is, however, divided by the uterus and vagina into a small anterior vesicouterine and a large, deep, posterior rectouterine excavation.

    XI. Splanchnology. 2e. The Abdomen

  • It is separated from the anterior surface of the body of the uterus by the vesicouterine excavation, but below the level of this excavation it is connected to the front of the cervix uteri and the upper part of the anterior wall of the vagina by areolar tissue.

    XI. Splanchnology. 3b. 3. The Urinary Bladder

  • It is continued over the intestinal surface and fundus of the uterus on to its vesical surface, which it covers as far as the junction of the body and cervix uteri, and then to the bladder, forming here a second, but shallower, pouch, the vesicouterine excavation.

    XI. Splanchnology. 2e. The Abdomen

  • Slide 281: Uterus in Transverse Sections 271 80 87 85 89 The ovaries are usually found lateral to the uterus, at the level of the uterine corpus. * vesicouterine pouch

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  • Quite frequently, the rectosigmoid colon is involved, as is the appendix and the vesicouterine fold of the peritoneum.

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  • 80 94 85 89 A transverse scan of the female pelvis displays the following structures, from front to back: the bladder, vesicouterine pouch, uterus, and rectum.

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