Skip to Content


Pronunciation: his'ter-o-pek'se

Definition: Fixation of a displaced or abnormally movable uterus.

Synonym(s): uterofixation, uteropexy

[hystero- + G. pexis, fixation]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.