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 DeCS Categories

A05 Urogenital System .
A05.360 Genitalia .
A05.360.319 Genitalia, Female .
A05.360.319.679 Uterus .
A07 Cardiovascular System .
A07.231 Blood Vessels .
A07.231.114 Arteries .
A07.231.114.940 Uterine Artery .
E02 Therapeutics .
E02.520 Hemostatic Techniques .
E02.520.360 Embolization, Therapeutic .
E02.520.360.575 Uterine Artery Embolization .
E02.926 Therapeutic Occlusion .
E02.926.500 Embolization, Therapeutic .
E02.926.500.575 Uterine Artery Embolization .
E04 Surgical Procedures, Operative .
E04.950 Urogenital Surgical Procedures .
E04.950.300 Gynecologic Surgical Procedures .
E04.950.300.883 Uterine Artery Embolization .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Uterine Artery .
Arteries, Uterine .
Artery, Uterine .
Uterine Arteries .
A branch arising from the internal iliac artery in females, that supplies blood to the uterus. .
Arteries .
Artery .
The vessels carrying blood away from the heart. .
Uterus .
Uteri .
The hollow thick-walled muscular organ in the female PELVIS. It consists of the fundus (the body) which is the site of EMBRYO IMPLANTATION and FETAL DEVELOPMENT. Beyond the isthmus at the perineal end of fundus, is CERVIX UTERI (the neck) opening into VAGINA. Beyond the isthmi at the upper abdominal end of fundus, are the FALLOPIAN TUBES. .
Uterine Artery Embolization .
Artery Embolization, Uterine .
Artery Embolizations, Uterine .
Embolization, Uterine Artery .
Embolizations, Uterine Artery .
Uterine Artery Embolizations .
The use of embolizing agents to block the arterial blood supply to parts or all of the UTERUS. The procedures are done to control bleeding or to cause destruction of uterine tissues. .