pelvis

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Synonyms for pelvis

the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

a structure shaped like a funnel in the outlet of the kidney into which urine is discharged before passing into the ureter

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5 hastaya da frozen pelvis nedeniyle ek tedavi (RT ve KT) verildi.
Sonuc olarak, UKN, KIMK sonucu frozen pelvis nedeniyle mesanenin cikarilamadigi ve bu nedenle yasam beklentisi kisa, genel durum bozuklugu nedeniyle ameliyatin hizli sonlandirilmasi gereken, eslik eden komorbiditeler nedeniyle yasam beklentisi uzun olmayan hastalarda veya barsak problemleri nedeniyle barsak segmenti kullaniminin mumkun olmadigi hastalarda tercih edilebilecek bir UD yontemidir.
Key words: severe endometriosis, frozen pelvis, levonorgestrel intrauterine device, Mirena[R], medical treatment.
This article describes the challenges posed by the frozen pelvis, so the surgeon can confront the condition with greater confidence and understanding.
The potential for a frozen pelvis, as well as its causes, can usually be identified by taking a careful history and documenting previous surgeries or pelvic problems (see "Five culprits: Which one is to blame?