Minimally Invasive Surgery : Hysterectomy For Large Uterus
Hysterectomy remains the most common major gynecological operation worldwide. It may be carried out by three different routes and its variations: vaginal, abdominal, and minimally invasive surgey / laparoscopic. With the advancement of laparoscopic technology, equipment, and training, hysterectomies are increasingly performed via minimally invasive surgery.
Many laparoscopic surgeons have selected the Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy as the surgical procedure, especially because of the recent advances in equipment, surgical techniques, and the advantages for the patients in terms of quick postoperative time to recover.
Laparoscopic hysterectomy is safe and feasible even in the presence of large uterus, and is a valid alternative to abdominal hysterectomy when the vaginal route is contraindicated.
Minimally invasive surgery procedures were successfully performed for large uterus is a feasible and safe technique.
Minimally invasive surgery performed robotically takes longer and is more complex for the surgeon, but offers enormous benefits to the patient. Dr. Vijay is one of only a handful of surgeons in Klang Valley, who is certified to perform gynecological procedures with the most advanced robotic surgery system. To insure the best results, patients should always seek out a surgeon with extensive experience in the procedure their having. When performing hysterectomies, Dr. Vijay almost always does so utilizing robotic or traditional laparoscopy to minimize recovery time, risks and pain for her patients. Most are able to go home in two hours and resume normal activity in two days.