Which type of surgery is better for hysterectomy for a patient with menorrhagia, open surgery or laparoscopy? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Laparoscopic hysterectomy is better due to: Minimal pain ... Hello doctor, Which type of surgery is better for hysterectomy for a 45 year old patient with menorrhagia, open surgery or laparoscopy … View thread »

Age 50years, 1. Fatty changes in Liver, 2. Bulky Uterus with Fibroid, 3. Blood sugar 201mg/dL - Answered in General surgery

If willing for surgery, control sugar levels and undergo total laparoscopic hysterectomyView thread »

Is hysterectomy necessary for my wife's uterine fibroid? - Answered in Internal Medicine

Hi doctor, My spouse aged 47 years has been advised laparoscopic hysterectomy as a fibroid of 80 x 70 mm is observed in USG of the uterus ... Is this a sufficient and strong ground for a hysterectomyView thread »

I have postmenopausal vaginal discharge. Should I opt for a hysterectomy? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

It might take two weeks for recovery, after a laparoscopic or vaginal surgery ... Otherwise, just ask her whether LAVH (laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy) can be done ... I want to know whether we should opt for hysterectomy or not ... I do not want to do a hysterectomy, as it may interfere with hormonal balance later … View thread »

My wife has neoplasia and a fibroid in her uterus. Is hysterectomy the only option? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

... also advise for surgery since Pap smear shows grade 3 changes. Preserving the uterus is only advised in young women requiring fertility, who also need lifelong ... … View thread »

Either Mirena or hysterectomy, which is better for irregular periods? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Whereas hysterectomy is concerned, you can go for both laparoscopic as well as open ... If this does not work, then open hysterectomy will be considered as laparoscopy cannot be done due to scarring ...  Both, my mother and maternal grandmother had hysterectomy before 40 years of age … View thread »

How can cervical prolapse be treated? - Answered in Internal Medicine

I think you should discuss with your gynecologist about other surgical solutions such as laparoscopic fixation or Le Fort surgery ... Now after having it all this time, I have been told there are alternatives to having a hysterectomy like having a mesh implant or having the prolapse stitched back … View thread »

Heavy Unscheduled Bleeding - Causes and Treatment - Published in Women's Health

Examination (generalized and local) - Sometimes, hysteroscopic and laparoscopic examinations help a lot to exclude pathologies ... 20 % of ladies have a hysterectomy (removal of the uterus) before 60 years of age due to heavy bleeding ... Mirena is advised for patients with typical endometrial hyperplasia (diagnosed on biopsy) and patients who refused hysterectomy after proven atypical endometrial hyperplasia (having high risks of future endometrial cancer) GnRH (gonadotropin-releasing hormone) analogs: can reduce menstrual bleeding, and even stop it, but it gives postmenopausal symptoms … View thread »

Can the lower abdomen pain be due to ovulation? - Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Should I prefer the idea of laparoscopic ovarian drilling and then hysteroscopy for submucosal fibroid or the second of putting me on Novelon from tomorrow ... The fear that you would lose your uterus is futile as no hysterectomy or removal of the uterus is performed during the surgery … View thread »

My mother is weak after a surgery. Please suggest a diet plan for her recovery. - Answered in Nutritionist

Hello doctor,My mother had undergone a laparoscopy assisted vaginal hysterectomy two months ago … View thread »

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