"Episiotomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An incision of the posterior vaginal wall and a portion of the pudenda which enlarges the vaginal introitus to facilitate delivery and prevent lacerations.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Episiotomy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Episiotomy".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Episiotomy" by people in Profiles.
Insights gained from a negative trial of steroid blocks for perineal pain. BJOG. 2017 01; 124(2):261.