laparoscopic vaginal hysterectomy

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laparoscopic vaginal hysterectomy

Gynecology A hysterectomy performed by a laparoscope passed through the vaginal vault. See Hysterectomy.
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A randomized prospective study of laparoscopic vaginal hysterectomy versus abdominal hysterectomy each with bilateral salpingo oophorectomy.
You have the option instead of reporting one of the codes for a laparoscopic vaginal hysterectomy (codes 58550-58554) because the vaginal part is only for retrieving the specimen, which is otherwise released from its attachment through the laparoscope.

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