retropubic

adjective

ret·​ro·​pu·​bic ˌre-trō-ˈpyü-bik How to pronounce retropubic (audio)
1
: situated or occurring behind the pubis
2
: performed by way of the retropubic space
retropubic prostatectomy

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“Retropubic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/retropubic. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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