Glossary

Vaginocele
Vaginocele is the protrusion of the vagina to the outside caused by weakening of the pelvic floor muscles. Prolapse of the vagina without protrusion through the vaginal orifice is known as first-degree uterine prolapse…
valvuloplasty
Valvuloplasty refers to the dilation of constricted heart valves with a balloon. This is done by advancing a catheter through blood vessels to the constricted site and insufflating the catheter until the constriction is “blasted open”.
Ventricular septal defect
Ventricular septal defect refers to a hole in the wall separating the two lower chambers (ventricles) of the heart…
volumentrische
Die Bestimmung des Volumens betreffend, darauf beruhend. Volumentrische Infusionspumpen sind technisch so konzipiert, dass sie definierbare Volumina exakt verabreichen.