Anatomy of the anterior abdominal wall, uterus, and pelvic organs

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A complete and thorough knowledge of female abdominal and pelvic anatomy is important for specialists in obstetrics and gynecology since patient safety in the operating room during surgery is critically dependent on this knowledge along with the appropriate functioning of the operating room team.1Therefore, this chapter reviews anatomy of the female pelvis with emphasis on avoiding anatomic complications of laparotomy and/or laparoscopic and robotic pelvic surgery2and on structures important in pelvic organ support and urinary continence.3,4.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationOperative Obstetrics, Fouth Edition
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages21
ISBN (Electronic)9781498720571
ISBN (Print)9781498720564
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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