abdominal hysterectomy


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abdominal hysterectomy

[ab′däm·ə·nəl ‚his·tə′rek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of all or part of the uterus through an incision in the abdomen.
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When compared with abdominal hysterectomy, laparoscopic hysterectomy with morcellation increased life-years among women under age 40 (adding 4.
The analgesic effects of intraperitoneal and incisional bupivacaine with epinephrine after total abdominal hysterectomy.
Standard vaginal hysterectomy and abdominal hysterectomy each take between one and two hours and are performed under regional (epidural or spinal) or general anesthesia.
14) Furthermore, by drawing data from individual chart review, the present study represents a pure population of uncomplicated LAVHs--large databases may erroneously code procedures that were actually diagnostic laparoscopy or total abdominal hysterectomy, which would underestimate the true cost of LAVH.
Study subjects were 89 women who underwent vaginal hysterectomy, 76 who had a subtotal abdominal hysterectomy, and 145 who had a total abdominal hysterectomy, all of whom reported being sexually active before the surgery and within six months after surgery.
Last summer, she, like her sister before her, had a total abdominal hysterectomy and an oophorectomy.
A traditional abdominal hysterectomy is major surgery, requiring a four-to five-day hospital stay and a recuperation period of six weeks.
Laparoscopic hysterectomy was associated with an increased risk of urinary tract injury when compared with abdominal hysterectomy (odds ratio, 2.
Then six months ago I had a total abdominal hysterectomy.
Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Vag Hysterectomy Set, Loupe, Abdominal Hysterectomy Set, Arterial Blood Gas Analyzer, Cryo Electro Cautery Apparatus, Colposcope To Dept.
The treatment of choice is total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-opherectomy,4 as was done in our case.