TITLE

pelvioplasty

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1615
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "pelvioplasty" is presented. Pelvioplasty refers to the enlargement of the pelvic outlet to facilitate childbirth and to the plastic surgical procedure on the pelvis of the kidney. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21239855

 

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