cervical canal

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Synonyms for cervical canal

a spindle-shaped canal extending from the uterus to the vagina

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In particular, both the uterine cavity and the cervical canal were empty and without contact with the GS.
Minor whiplash injuries to the cervical spine can result in neurological deficits in the presence of cervical canal narrowing.
Endocervical curettage: Cells are scraped from inside the cervical canal using a spoon-shaped instrument called a curette to help make a more precise diagnosis.
In instances where the cervical canal was curved, its length was assessed as the sum of the lengths of two contiguous linear segments, placed along the endocervical canal, connecting the external os and the internal os.
Misoprostol has an uterotonic effect with softening and dilation of the cervical canal, and therefore the possibility of infection is lower than if the abortion is induced by manipulation of the cervical canal and insertion of an instrument into the uterine cavity, especially when aseptic conditions are not met.
Sperm are formed in the testicles, develop further in the epididymis, pass through the urethra, into the woman's vagina, through the cervical canal and the uterine cavity, and finally into the fallopian tubes to fertilize an egg.
Large lesions and lesions spreading into the cervical canal cannot be treated with cryotherapy and need to be referred for LEEP.
The cervical canal and the external os were well visualized and displayed in profile during real time scanning before measurements were made (19).
increased cervical ectopy (a condition in which the lining usually found inside the cervical canal extends onto the cervix's outer surface, where exposure to sexually transmitted pathogens is greater) associated with OC use (14)
The "pincher" mechanism occurs when the cervical canal is narrowed by the movement of one vertebra on top of another during extreme flexion to hyperextension.
A cervical ectropion can cause bleeding between periods and occurs when delicate cells lining the cervical canal also cover an area on the outer cervix.
This non-latex catheter designed for hysterosonography and hysterosalpingography; features a polyurethane balloon that provides control of balloon contour and volume for secure and atraumatic placement in the cervical canal.
Earlier in this century some French gynaecologists had taken samples from the cervical canal at the time the woman was ovulating, as was confirmed by hormonal estimations, and studied it in the laboratory so that some features of their physical and chemical characteristics had been defined.
To understand this injury, imagine a transverse axle that passes through the cervical canal from the anterior to the posterior.