transvaginal

transvaginal
Across or through the vagina.

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trans·vag·i·nal -'vaj-ən-əl adj passing through or performed by way of the vagina <\transvaginal laparoscopy>

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trans·vag·i·nal (trans-vajґĭ-nəl) performed through the vagina.

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