total abdominal hysterectomy


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total abdominal hysterectomy

(tōt′l)
n.
An abdominal hysterectomy in which the uterus and cervix are removed.

total abdominal hysterectomy

Gynecology The surgical removal of the uterus through an incision in abdomen. Cf Vaginal hysterectomy.

total abdominal hysterectomy

Removal of the uterus, including the cervix, through an abdominal incision.
See also: hysterectomy
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The analgesic effect of intraperitoneal and incisional bupivacaine with epinephrine after total abdominal hysterectomy.
total abdominal hysterectomy, lower segment C/ section, laparoscopy, burch colposuspension and Fothergill repair, using only selected suture materials i.
The patients who were to undergo elective total abdominal hysterectomy were randomised into two groups with 25 each.
Overall, the OR for vesicovaginal fistula after urinary tract injury was about half as great when either subtotal or vaginal hysterectomy was compared with total abdominal hysterectomy
9) The definitive treatment is total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy and excision of all grossly detectable tumor.
However, two significant incidents of respiratory distress in the early postoperative period led nurses to explore the literature related to the postoperative nursing assessment and care of patients who have undergone total abdominal hysterectomy using a robotic-assisted procedure.
Many have reported total abdominal hysterectomy with or without salpingo-oophorectomy for giant uterine fibroids (1, 2, 6).
The mainstay of IVL management is complete excision of the tumor, including total abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy to prevent the stimulatory effects of estrogen, as was performed in this case.
Shelton, "Laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH)--an alternative to total abdominal hysterectomy," South African Medical Journal, vol.
Ovarian vein thrombosis: A common incidental finding in patients who have undergone total abdominal hysterectomy and bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy with retroperitoneal lymph node dissection.
Surgical management may include total abdominal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy or more conservative surgery i.