urethrovesicopexy

[ yu-rē′thrō-vĕsĭ-kə-pĕk′sē ]

n.

Surgical suspension of the urethra and the base of the bladder to correct stress incontinence.

Nearby words

  1. urethrostaxis,
  2. urethrostenosis,
  3. urethrostomy,
  4. urethrotomy,
  5. urethrovaginal fistula,
  6. uretic,
  7. urewe,
  8. urey,
  9. urey, harold clayton,
  10. urfa


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