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colporrhaphy

(kŏl-pôrə-fē)
n.
  1. Repair of a rupture of the vagina by suturing the edges of the tear.
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Historical Examples of colporrhaphy

  • The edges of this latter denuded surface are united by sutures, as in the operation of colporrhaphy.

    A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4)

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