Laparoscopy-Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy: Report of Seventy-Five Consecutive Cases

Jorge García Padial, Jorge Sotolongo, Murray J. Casey, Celeste Johnson, Newton G. Osborne

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Patients who underwent laparoscopy-assisted vaginal hysterectomy with or without adnexectomy experienced less fever, required less postoperative analgesia, were able to tolerate a full diet within 24 hours of surgery, and had a faster recovery and shorter hospital stay than patients who had abdominal or traditional vaginal hysterectomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)81-85
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Gynecologic Surgery
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


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