SYN: vaginal laceration. [colpo- + G. rhexis, rupture]

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col·por·rhex·is (kol″po-rekґsis) [colpo- + -rrhexis] laceration of the vagina.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Кольпоре́ксис — (colporrhexis; Кольпо + греч. rhēxis разрыв) разрыв стенки влагалища …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • Scheide — Scheide, 1) der Ort, wo zwei Dinge an einander grenzen od. sich theilen; 2) Futteral, bes. für schneidende Gegenstände, so Degen , Säbel u. Messerscheide; 3) die zwei Röhren an der Posaune, s.d.; 4) von sehnigen Häuten gebildete längliche Hüllen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Colp.... — Colp.... u. Colpo...., v. gr. Kolpos, Busen, Bausch, Mutterscheide; daher Colpalgie (gr.), Mutterscheidenschmerz. Colpatresie, Scheidenverwachsung. Colpītis (Colposis), Mutterscheidenentzündung, so v. w. Elytritis. Colpocēle, Mutterscheidenbruch …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Laceration — A cut. All that is required to care for most cuts is to wash them with soap and water and keep them clean and dry. Putting alcohol, hydrogen peroxide, and iodine onto cuts can delay healing and should be avoided. Seek medical care early if you… …   Medical dictionary

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