(redirected from bladder neck suspension)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for suspension

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for suspension

the condition of being temporarily inactive

the act of putting off or the condition of being put off

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for suspension

a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy

an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

a mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle

the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)

a temporary debarment (from a privilege or position etc)

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Ectopic pregnancy (where the baby grows outside the womb) and bladder neck suspension to treat urinanry incontinenece
Older methods for SUI treatment include Kelly's repair and abdominal bladder neck suspension surgeries.
The SURx radio frequency bladder neck suspension procedure, a radio frequency energy system, is now indicated for the treatment of female genuine stress incontinence.
Women who have hypermobility may be given the choice of surgical correction by bladder suspension, such as a Burch procedure, or bladder neck suspension, such as a pubovaginal sling (PVS) procedure.
The iliopectineal (Cooper's) ligament a thickening in the periosteum of the pubic bone is used to anchor the sutures in the Burch retropubic bladder neck suspension. The round and broad ligaments connect the uterus and adnexa to the pelvic walls they do not contribute to the support of these organs.