Definition of Symphysiotomy

Reviewed on 6/3/2021

Symphysiotomy: A surgical procedure that has been used to effect an immediate dramatic increase in the size of the pelvic outlet to permit delivery of a baby. The cartilage of the area where the pubic bones come together (symphysis pubis) is surgically divided.


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