[his-tuh-rot-uh-mee] /ˌhɪs təˈrɒt ə mi/

noun, plural hysterotomies. Surgery.
the operation of cutting into the uterus, as in a Cesarean.
noun (pl) -mies
surgical incision into the uterus

hysterotomy hys·ter·ot·o·my (hĭs’tə-rŏt’ə-mē)
Incision of the uterus. Also called uterotomy.


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