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culdocentesis

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noun cul·do·cen·te·sis \ˌkəl-dō-ˌsen-ˈtē-səs, ˌku̇l-\

Medical Definition of culdocentesis

plural culdocenteses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  removal of material from the pouch of Douglas by means of puncture of the vaginal wall




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