Glossary

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TORSION OF THE ADNEXIA
Surgical emergency. Rotation of the ovary around its pedicle causing its vascularization to stop
TOT
Trans Obturator Tape sling. Surgical technique in the management of urinary incontinence (SUS)
TOTAL HYSTERECTOMY
Surgical action consisting in removing the body and cervix from the uterus.
TUBAL LIGATION
Surgical action resulting in the loss of tubal permeability
TUBAL STERILIZATION
Surgical gesture allowing permanent contraception
TVT
Tension free Vaginal Tape. Surgical technique in the management of urinary incontinence (SUS)